The latest is the towering position in the Scival report which captures the top 500 authors in Computer Science and leading forty-eight universities in Nigeria in the same field of research.
The report indicates that 46 of the 48 universities have publications in Computer Science and Covenant University is Number One with 434 publications and 351 authors with a citation impact of 0.83!
Covenant University beats Federal University of Technology Minna, Federal University of Technology Akure, University of Ibadan and Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, to the second, third, fourth and fifth position respectively. Akure, which is second has only 152 publications.
In the ranking of the authors, Covenant researchers also lead with Professors Sanjay Misra, Aderemi Atayero and Charles Korede Ayo leading the pack in the Scival report. The three leading authors are also the most currently published with 2018 as the year of the most recent publication.