In a bid to promote diversification in the nation’s economy and reduce over dependence on oil revenue, the Trade Promotion Advisor, Abeokuta Smart Office of the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), Mr. Samson Idowu, has called on tertiary institutions around the country to embrace the business of exporting in Nigeria.
The Management of God’s own University, Covenant, on Wednesday, February 12, 2020, was presented with copies of the newly revised documents of the Board of Regents – the apex decision making body of the University – for implementation towards the attainment of the University’s vision to become one of the top 10 universities in the world by 2022, otherwise known as Vision 10:2022.
Professor Cleophas Loto and his son, Professor Roland Loto, both faculty members of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Covenant University, have pulled off a rare feat by emerging No.1 and No.2, respectively, in the list of the top 10 authors globally in the research topic ‘Carbon Steel; Corrosion; Mild Steel’.
God’s own University, Covenant, has continued to assert her reputation in the field of research, with recent computation by SciVal revealing that 50% of top 10 authors globally in the topic ‘Compressive strength; Concretes; Cements’ are from Covenant.
The preeminent position of Covenant University as the pacesetter among Nigerian universities in the field of research has once again been validated, and by no less a validator than SciVal, the bibliometric tool that uses Scopus data to analyse the research performance of individuals or groups.
A leading Nigerian financial institution, Heritage Bank, has described as alarming the success rate of Covenant University since inception, just as it congratulated the University’s founder for his unflinching commitment.
The Ogun State Commandant of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), Mr. Hamid Abodunrin, has commended the organizational structure and level of professionalism displayed in the day-to-day running of Covenant University.
Covenant University’s Community Development Impact Initiative Committee, on Thursday, February 06, 2020, visited the Ogun State General Hospital, Ota, where it delivered beverages, toiletries, detergents, groceries and cash donation to patients in the hospital as part of activities commemorating the birthday of Pastor (Mrs.) Faith Oyedepo, wife of the University’s Chancellor.
An attempt at driving both local and global impacts of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has necessitated the launch of Solution 17, a model developed by Creative Youth Community Development Initiative (CYCDI) in partnership with Covenant University for driving SDGs to proffer solutions to the world's most pressing problems through the application of the global body’s 17 SDGs programmes.
Covenant University has once again validated her status as a research university of repute, with a prominent researcher in the institution, Dr. Isaac Fayomi, emerging No.1 in the world in the topic ‘Composite Coatings, Electrodeposition, Pulse Electrodeposition’.