To make Nigerian graduates employable, emphasis has to be laid on skills development programmes to equip them.
This was the submission of the former Nigerian Minster of Information and Orientation, Professor Jerry Gana, on Friday, June 24, 2016, while delivering a Keynote Address at the 11th Convocation Ceremony of Covenant University, Ota.
The Chancellor and Chairman Board of Regents of Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, Dr. David Oyedepo, has expressed hope that the new ultra-modern Covenant University Centre for Research, Innovation and Discovery (CUCRID) will wake up the potential in the institution’s lecturers, otherwise known as the Faculty.
A frontline Architect, Festus Adibe Njoku, has implored graduands in every Department of the College of Science and Technology (CST) of Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, to be creative if they must successfully navigate the murky waters of the labour market.
Admonitions, counseling and words of praise were not in short supply at the Special Convocation Assembly that kicked off activities ahead of the June 24, 11th Convocation Ceremony of Covenant University, with the Chancellor, Dr. David Oyedepo, exhorting members of the graduating class of 2015/2016 to eschew pride in all their undertakings wherever they may find themselves after bagging their certificates.
The graduating class of the School of Postgraduate Studies of Covenant University has been advised to exhibit good knowledge, skills and attitude expected of someone who has obtained higher qualifications as they proceed further in life.
Management, faculty, staff and students are in high spirit as activities commence ahead of the 11th Convocation Ceremony of Covenant University, which comes up on Friday, June 24 in the university’s chapel at Canaan Land, Ota, Ogun State
The Vice-Chancellor of Covenant University, Professor Charles Ayo, has charged all the Departments in the university to limber up in their research and project development activities in emulation of the milestones achieved by the Department of Biological Sciences.
The entire Covenant University Management, Faculty, Staff and Students heartily congratulate our Dean, College of Science and Technology (CST),Professor Nicholas Omoregbe, as he celebrates his birthday today, 14th of June, 2016.
Covenant University on Monday, June 13, 2016 commissioned a Geographic Information System (GIS) Laboratory. The commissioning, performed by the Dean, College of Engineering, Professor Samuel John, who stood in for the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Charles Ayo, also signaled the commencement of a 5-day Workshop on GIS and Remote Sensing Applications.
The Vice-Chancellor, Covenant University, Professor Charles Ayo, has expressed willingness of the University to collaborate with Robert Gordon University, Scotland on research, staff and students exchange.