Covenant University wins Best ICT Driven University 2007
Covenant University’s innovative application of information and communication technology (ICT) in its teaching and research methodology has been adjudged the best amongst private universities in the country.
The University was recently crowned the Best ICT Driven University 2007 at an award ceremony, dubbed, "Titans of Tech" award night organized by ICT Africa held at the Lagos Sheraton Hotel and Towers on April 6, 2007.
According to the organizers of the colourful ceremony, which attracted dignitaries and key players in the Nigerian ICT industry, CU emerged winner in that category after a survey conducted by ICT Africa to determine reputable organizations and personalities who have distinguished themselves in the application of ICT in the discharge of their business.
The University was honoured along sides telecommunication giants like MTN, Celtel, Globacom and Omatek Computers. Others are First Inland bank, United Bank for Africa, Interswitch and University of Benin, who bagged ICT Driven University 2007 (public).
CU was represented at the event by an eight-man team led by the Chairman of the University’s ICT Committee and Dean, College of Science and Technology, Professor James Katende, who received the award on behalf of the Vice Chancellor, Prof Aize Obayan.