Tag Archives: Nigeria

WHO wants Nigeria, other developing countries to invest more in water, sanitation

Developing countries have been tasked to increase their current national spending to provide safe and reliable service on water and sanitation so as to meeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) targets on universal access to safely managed water and sanitation services by 2030. A newly published report by the World Health Organisation WHO on behalf of UN-Water –… Read More »

Power Crucial to Success of Sustainable Development Goals in Nigeria, Says Expert

It would be difficult for Nigeria to realise any of the numerous objectives of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) without significant improvement in the availability of electricity to the populace, an expert in the power industry, Engr. Bashir Mohammed has declared. He made the declaration on Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at the Town and Gown seminar of the… Read More »

Covenant, VSR International, N-Biotek to explore Collaboration on Stem Cell Research

This resolution was reached on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, when a team made up of representatives of VSR International Limited and N-BIOTEK, a South Korean-based company, paid a courtesy visit to the Management of Covenant University. Shedding light on the operations of the two companies, leader of the team, Mr. Prince Vincent Dike, said VSR International supplies, install… Read More »

Covenant 1st Among World Universities in the Field of Housing; Satisfaction; Residential Satisfaction

Covenant University’s exploits in the field of research has continued to wax stronger, with the University leaving the iconic and lesser known institutions in her trail as she emerged tops in the area of Housing; satisfaction; residential satisfaction. Elsevier SciVal, the quick and easy access to the research performance of 8500 research institutions and 220 countries worldwide, had… Read More »

Credible, Fact-Based Journalism Key to Combatting Fake News Scourge – Expert

A clarion call has been directed at media practitioners seeking honour for media practice to work at being credible for consumers of news content, as their credibility would enhance their unique selling proposition at any given time, especially in the era of fake news. Guest Speaker, Mrs. Motunrayo Famuyiwa-Alaka, made the call at the Town and Gown Seminar… Read More »

Dominant Covenant Towers Above World Varsities in the Field of Aerosols; Atmospheric Aerosols; Aerosols

Covenant University has emerged 1st in the top 10 list of the world’s leading universities in the field of Aerosols; Atmospheric Aerosols; Aerosols, while four of Covenant’s faculty were among the first 5 of the top 100 authors worldwide in the same field. In the recent computations made by Elsevier SciVal, spanning the period between 2012 and 2017,… Read More »

Nigeria, World Varsities Trail Covenant in the Field of Electricity; Energy Policy; Sustainable Energy

Covenant University has recorded another milestone in the field of research by emerging the best in the world in the area of Electricity; Energy Policy; Sustainable Energy, according to the latest computations by Elsevier SciVal, the quick and easy access to the research performance of 8500 research institutions and 220 countries worldwide. The computations, which was for the… Read More »

INERT SILO FOR STORAGE OF GRAIN

Large storage structures are usually required for storing grains for large bulk storage over a relatively long period without incurring massive loss after harvest. This is accomplished most economically and effectively by the use of silos which are big storage structures constructed mostly of metals. Silos apart from being functionally most suitable structure for bulk storage of grains,… Read More »

IAR&T LAUNCHES NATIONAL CONSULTATIVE FORUM FOR SOIL RESEARCH

On the 24th of January, 2017, seasoned scientists gathered from the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria to reposition soil research.  The Communiqué of the meeting is as follows: COMMUNIQUE OF THE INAUGURAL MEETING OF REGIONAL COORDINATORS FOR SOIL RESEARCH IN NIGERIA, HELD AT THE INSTITUTE OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND TRAINING (IAR&T), IBADAN, FROM 24TH – 25TH JANUARY, 2017. The inaugural… Read More »

UNIOSUN HOLDS FIRST IN THE SERIES OF 2018 PUBLIC LECTURES

Olagunsoye Oyinlola Auditorium was on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 filled to the brim as Osun State University held the first in the series of its 2018 public lectures. The lecture entitled, “From Brain Power to Economic Power” was delivered by Professor James Fabunmi, the Chief Executive Officer, American Heritage Defence Corporation, USA. Professor Fabunmi, in the lecture, explained… Read More »