It was a gathering of big-wigs in Sociology and other academia as they celebrated one of their own, Professor Patrick Edewor, as he turned 60 on Friday, January 25, 2019. Professor Edewor is the immediate past Head, Department of Sociology, Covenant University, Ota.
A former Nigerian Ambassador to Germany, Professor Akinjide Osuntokun has advised the federal government to always consider few knowledgeable experts as country’s delegates to the United Nations.
West Africa’s Best University, Covenant, has once again justified her status as the hub of cutting-edge research in Nigeria and the West African sub-region, by being listed in the top echelon of the most significant research driven universities in the world’s emerging economies ranking parameters.
As at Saturday12th January 2019, Covenant has crossed 1,000 publications for the year by having 1,006 publications indexed in the Scopus database.
West Africa’s No. 1 University, Covenant, on Wednesday, December 12, 2018, added another feather to her cap by winning the “Outstanding Tertiary Educational Learning Environment and Facilities Award”.
In a move to reposition Covenant for the next dimension of excellence towards the actualisation of its vision of becoming one of the top 10 Universities in the world, the Management of the University has organised a rigorous Total Quality Management training for its key officers.
As at Sunday 9th December 2018, Covenant has crossed 900 publications for the year by having 907 publications indexed in the Scopus database. This is 52.18% above the publication figure for the entire year in 2017, which stands at 596.
Barely three months after emerging champions at the 6th All-Nigeria Universities Debating Championship (ANUDC), Covenant University was again the team to beat at the maiden edition of the Lagos Debate Open, as it won the championship. The Lagos Debate Open (LDO) was hosted by the University of Lagos.
Covenant University’s ranking profile kept soaring among world-leading universities listed in the Times Higher Education World Universities Ranking, as she was the only Nigerian university ranked by subject.
The Vice-Chancellor of Covenant University, Professor AAA. Atayero, has been inducted as an honourary Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Administration (CIA).