Category Archives: Covenant University

Architects Exposed to Dynamics of Negotiation to Remain in Business

As an Architect, the ability to negotiate, particularly, financial negotiation in order to remain in business was the centre of discussion at the Town and Gown Seminar of the Department of Architecture, Covenant University, Ota. The Guest Speaker and Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer, First New Generation Limited, Arc Ngozi Okokwu, on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, exposed the… Read More »

Covenant Supports NUC’s Education Reform Initiative

The Management of Covenant University has offered its support to efforts by the National Universities Commission (NUC) to identify and address problems in the higher education landscape of the country. This offer of solidarity was made recently when representatives of the NUC under the aegis of ‘NUC Strategic Mission Visit on Higher Education Reform in Nigeria’ paid a… Read More »

Director Highlights NDIC’s Role in Financial Stability at Department of Banking Seminar

The Director of Claims and Payment, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Mr. Olujide Iyanda, has stated that the corporation has been living up to its responsibility and has reimbursed depositors one hundred percent in some of the failed bank cases in the country. Mr. Iyanda, the Guest Speaker at the Town and Gown Seminar of the Department of… Read More »

Facilitators Stress the Importance of ABET, IEA Accreditation at College of Engineering Workshop

Endorsement of the engineering programmes of Covenant University by the International Engineering Alliance (IEA) and the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) will ensure global recognition for the University and graduates of her engineering programmes as well as certify their professional competence. That was the aggregate of the submissions made by facilitators at the 3rd edition of… Read More »

Proverbs 31 Conference will Birth Reformers Amongst Us – Female Vice Chairman, Student Council

Career, business, relationship and family life were the recurring theme at the 2018 Proverbs 31 Woman Conference. The 2-day conference was recently organised by female executive members of Covenant Students’ Council for all female students of the University. It was geared at shaping virtuous Christian women with the fear of the Lord, who will emerge as change agents… Read More »

Covenant Pawka Beverage Emerges First Position at Technology Expo 2018

Covenant University’s product, Pawka Beverage was adjudged overall best at the recently concluded second edition of the Technology and Innovation Expo 2018, organised by the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology in Abuja. The product, developed from Pawpaw (Carica Papaya) by a Professor of Medical Microbiology at Covenant University, Professor Louis Egwari, came first among 225 products exhibited in the… Read More »

Budding ESVs Advised to Learn Business of Profession

As budding Estate Surveyors and Valuers (ESVS), students of Estate Management at Covenant University, Ota, have been charged to begin to learn and understand the business of the profession. They were also enjoined to think and act as business professionals. This charge was handed down to the students by ESV Olushola Abeji, a Principal Partner at Shola Abeji… Read More »

Dignitaries at Women’s Day Parley Stress the Importance of Girl-Child Education

Challenges faced by the girl-child in the cause of her search for the golden fleece and socio-economic relevance were once again brought to the fore, at a recent event organised to commemorate the 2018 International Women’s Day, with the Guest Speaker, Barr. Timipre Wolo, reiterating that girl-child education is one of the strongest tools for development and progress… Read More »

Covenant, IAESTE Agree to Explore Collaboration on Students Exchange

Covenant University and the International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) have resolved to explore collaboration towards enhancing the technical and professional development of the University’s students. This much was disclosed at a recent visit of a team from IAESTE to the Management of Covenant University. The IAESTE team comprised of the association’s President,… Read More »

Expert Encourages Accountants to Embrace Technology for Improved Performance

Having a rudimentary understanding of the mechanisms of traditional accounting principles is not sufficient for the upwardly-mobile and ambitious accountant of today, where mobile devices are the platform of choice for the entrepreneur who is keen to be at the forefront of cutting-edge technology. This was the assertion of the Regional Director of SAGE, West Africa, Mr. Magnus… Read More »