A characteristic of the goldfish is that it has no hiding place. Africa's soar away University, Covenant, has yet again received an accolade for providing cutting edge education. She emerged as the 'Most Outstanding Higher Institution of the Year’ at the 6th Annual Nigeria Entrepreneurs Award.
A Professor of Economics, Philip Olasupo Alege, has advocated the institution of a framework that will lead to appropriate policy advice in response to societal problems. According to him, the world was changing rapidly, factors and means of production were not static, and economies were perturbed by endogenous and exogenous shocks that needed to be addressed.
The Chancellor and Chairman, Board of Regents, Covenant, Dr. David O. Oyedepo, and Vice-Chancellor, Professor AAA. Atayero, were among the honorees as the leadership of the College of Engineering (CoE) of the University rolled out the red carpet for its distinguished faculty and staff in the maiden edition of the CoE Award Night and Dinner.
The Vice-Chancellor, Covenant, Professor AAA. Atayero, has assured organisers of the recently held Women in West and Central Research and Education Network (WACREN) workshop of the University’s support in fostering a robust and rewarding relationship.
A researcher from the Department of Chemical engineering, University of Cape Town, South Africa, Professor Tunde Bello-Ochende, has said that the greatest strength of Covenant University is her faculty.
The Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU), Norway, is considering the establishment of a collaboration with Covenant University, according to a faculty at the NMBU, Professor Muyiwa Sam Adaramola.
The Vice-Chancellor, Covenant, Professor AAA. Atayero, has urged new students of the University’s School of Postgraduate Studies (SPS) to strive to contribute their quota to the attainment of her vision to become one of the top 10 universities in the world in a few years’ time, otherwise known as Vision 10:2022.
Members of the academia, both within and beyond Covenant University, have been urged to explore opportunities by advancing proposals and projects that can provide simple solutions to identified environmental pollution issues in Nigeria.
A Quality Assurance and Control expert, Mrs. Abimbola Akinfenwa of Fidson Pharmaceuticals, Lagos, has enlightened students of the Department of Biological Sciences, Covenant University, on the need to make the right career decisions early, in order to have a defined area of skill and competence as they advance in their career journeys.
A successful builder and expert in procurement, Mr. Toyin Diya, has asserted that to sustain remedies to challenges plaguing the Nigerian procurement system, organizations must ensure that due process (from planning, evaluation, implementation, execution and project delivery) is followed and bids evaluated in line with quality of workmanship, reasonable cost and reasonable time, to avoid poor quality job for lower cost.