Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus – a chronic condition that affects metabolism of glucose in the body – now affects over 4.7 million Nigerians aged 20-79 years, a study has suggested.
Covenant University and the Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the Students’ Scheme Programme, which gives students in universities and polytechnics the opportunity to imbibe and practice the ideals and values of professional management at the early stage of their career development.
Covenant University has indicated its interest in EcoCampus, an Environmental Management System (EMS) and award scheme for the higher education sector.
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor AAA. Atayero, gave the hint following a presentation on the EcoCampus initiative on Monday, May 15, 2017, by representatives of Kherithdum Nigeria Limited.
Dr. Wura Jacobs, a recipient of the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship, on Monday, May 15, 2017, kicked off her visit to Covenant University with a courtesy call on the Vice-Chancellor, Professor AAA. Atayero.
Covenant University and Alkem Nigeria Limited, a recycled Polyester Staple Fibre manufacturer, have sealed an agreement on a mutually beneficial Waste to Wealth initiative.
Explaining the development at the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the two organisations on Thursday, May 11, 2017, the Chairman, Waste to Wealth Committee, Covenant University, Professor Kolawole Ajanaku, said that since the establishment of a relationship with Alkem in late 2016, the company had helped to improve the process of the University’s Waste to Wealth venture.
A research publication by Professor Solomon Oranusi of the Department of Biological Sciences at Covenant University, has received a rave review by the American Chemical Society (ACS), a United States-based scientific society that supports scientific inquiry in the field of chemistry.
Covenant University and QSM, a training and consultancy firm, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on a mutually beneficial collaboration between the two organisations.
Speaking at the MoU signing ceremony, which took place on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, the Managing Director, QSM Training and Consulting Limited, Mrs. Chinyere Ikeora, said the collaboration with Covenant University will see her company training, empowering, enlightening and educating people.
The First Vice-President of the Living Faith Church Worldwide (LFCWW), Bishop David Abioye, has admonished Covenant University students to always abide by the core values of the University as they embark on the end of session holidays.
Stutern, a Lagos-based startup and an online platform that carries out studies on employment in Nigeria and Nigerian universities, has in its 2016 edition of ‘The Nigerian Graduate Report’ publication ranked Covenant University Number One in the list of Nigerian universities (both private and public) with the Most Employable Graduates.
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The Management and faculty of Covenant University were lavish in their praises for Dr. Abiodun Ilumoka as the Programme Director, National Science Foundation (NSF), Virginia, the United States, on Friday, May 5, 2017, rounded off her visit to the University.