Staff, Students Exhibits Great Inventions
Various products conceived and developed by Staff and students of Covenant University were on display today at the Centre for Learning Resources (CLR) during an exhibition organized as part of activities marking the 7th Convocation Ceremony.
The products displayed cut across various Departments and Units of the University.
The Representative of the Chancellor and the Executive Secretary of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, Pastor Triumphant Obamoh in company of the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Aize Obayan and the Management Staff declared the Exhibition Centre opened.
Among the Products displayed were Batch Distillation Units by Chemical Engineering Department. The Batch Distillation Units are used to separate mixtures such as alcohol to ethanol and water.
Other products exhibited include traditional woven clothes (Aso Oke), Liquid Soap, Deodorants, Beads, Hats, Smoked and fresh fish. All on the platform of the Entrepreneurial Development Studies.
The Mechanical Engineering Department also displayed a dual powered spice milling machine, multi grain separator, live stock water digester and a cowpea dehauler. Also, some Architectural designs like Anam City Historical Park, Theatre of performing Arts designed for Abuja Metropolitan Music Society and Ahmadu Bello Shopping Centre were exhibited.
At the end of the Exhibition, Pastor Triumphant Obamo expressed satisfaction at product displayed, and he also commended the works and advised that the products should be target specific industry/market and people. He celebrated the Faculty and Students for a job well done.
In her remarks at the occasion, The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Aize Obayan reiterated that Covenant University will be committed to the creation of ideas and new innovations. She promised that the University will drive solutions in research and innovation for the Nigerian context with zeal and zest and we will not rest on our oars in actualizing its vision.