Two professors from Covenant University, Ota, made the list of top 20 researchers in the field of Economics and Accounting.
The dons who are couples, according to a statement on Monday are Uwalomwa Uwuigbe and Olubukola Uwuigbe.
“The data of the just-released 2021 Nigeria Economics Ranking report has been celebrated for the astute quality of researchers in that field of knowledge, but something that caught the interest of many was the couple from Covenant University that made the list of top 20 researchers in the field of Economics and Accounting.
“Professor Uwalomwa Uwuigbe and Professor Olubukola Olatunji Uwuigbe are among the top 20 most productive Nigerian researchers in Accounting and Economics. The couple emerged as number two and seventeen respectively in the 2021 AD Scientific Index ranking of Economics in Nigeria,” the statement partly reads.
The couples, according to the statement, are associate members of Chartered Management Accountants, United Kingdom; associate, Chartered Global Management Accountants and Fellow, Association of Forensic Accounting Researchers in Nigeria.