Since it was first discovered 26 years ago, the HIV/AIDS pandemic has remained the greatest health challenge the world has ever faced. Although cases of HIV/AIDS have been reported in all countries of the world, the burden of the pandemic is greatest in sub-Saharan Africa including Nigeria. That is why the international worlds AIDS day is significant to us at Covenant University.
It was an evening of fun, relaxation and rekindling of passion for sports, as Covenant University's ultra modern sports complex was officially commissioned on Wednesday, December 5, 2007.
Covenant University has emerged the best at the just concluded Nigerian Model United Nations Society (NIGIMUNS) conference in Abuja. The university delegation made of four students representing four different countries as ambassadors and two staff, emerged as the Best School Delegation at the conference.
Covenant University resumed academic activities on Wednesday, January 02, 2008 after a three-and-a-half week Shiloh/Christmas holiday break. The University campus started bubbling with live as early as 7 am when students, who were warmly received at their halls of residence by faculty and staff, started arriving with great excitement and expectations for the New Year.
Covenant University's 18th Public Lecture will critically explore the relationship between French studies and human development as well as the relevance of a programme of French studies to the making of the Total Man in the 21st century Nigerian /African and global context.
In order to further take the University to the next level in its visionary drive of becoming a leading world-class corporate institution, Covenant University has kickoff a three-level Executive Advance programme for different categories of its faculty and staff.
CU holds Public Lecture on Chemical Industry: An Index of the Technological Development of a Nation.
As manufacturing industries in the country continue to depend heavily on imported basic chemicals while neglecting the nation's abundant raw materials, the Covenant University's 19th Public Lecture will x-ray the challenges and prospects of Nigerian chemical industry on the overall socio-economic and technological development of the country.
A Special Advance for Principal Officers and newly appointed Heads of Departments was organized by Covenant University on Saturday, 23rd February, 2008 between l0am and 5.00pm. The Advance whose theme was Driving Excellence was aimed at briefing new Heads of Departments on their role expectations in their new assignment.
Covenant University holds Public Lecture on Meaning and Relevance in the Nigerian Traditional Architecture: The Dialectics of Growth and Change
Covenant University's 21st Public Lecture will critically explore the virtuosity of mud structures as may be found in the major Nigerian/African cultural context, especially their suitability in contemporary building structures with a view to creating a typical Nigerian or African vocabulary for architecture.
Covenant University has recorded another feat in validation of its academic programmes as the National Universities Commission (NUC) for the third time approved all the programmes presented to it by the University for accreditation.