SEPLAT ENERGY RECEIVES TOP HONOR: Named Corporate Governance Champion Of The Year By Energy Times 🎊 The Scoper Media 

By Aminat Umar

L-R: Publisher/Editor-In-Chief, Energy Times, Mr. Kayode Ekundayo; Manager Corporate Communication, Seplat Energy Plc, Stanley Opara; Commissioner for Mining & Energy, Edo State, Hon. Enaholo Ojiefoh; General Manager, Partner Relations, Seplat Energy, Grace Amadi; and Branding & PR Manager, Ahmed Audu, at the Energy Times Award ceremony, where Seplat Energy emerged as the Corporate Governance Company of the Year, in Lagos … on Friday.

Seplat Energy, the shining star of Nigeria’s energy sector, has been crowned the epitome of corporate governance excellence by Energy Times Newspaper for its stellar performance in the 2023 business year. Renowned as Nigeria’s foremost indigenous energy powerhouse, Seplat Energy has ascended to this prestigious accolade due to its unwavering commitment to robust corporate governance frameworks and impeccable standards. This recognition not only applauds Seplat Energy’s triumphs but also underscores its pivotal role in setting the bar high for corporate governance standards within the industry, serving as a beacon of inspiration for peers and aspirants alike

Seplat Energy’s journey has been nothing short of a marvel, earning well-deserved acclaim for its meteoric rise. Their exponential growth not only signifies a triumph for the company but also serves as a beacon of prosperity, enriching both shareholders and the nation alike. With each milestone reached, Seplat Energy paints a vibrant tapestry of success, weaving together the threads of innovation, dedication, and unwavering commitment to excellence. As they continue to chart their course towards greater heights, they not only generate substantial shareholder value but also contribute to the collective wealth and prosperity of the nation, leaving an indelible mark on the landscape of the energy industry.

Nestled in the bustling heart of Lagos, Nigeria, Energy Times stands as a beacon of innovation and progress in the dynamic landscape of energy journalism. With a steadfast focus on oil, gas, power, maritime, and renewable energy, this leading weekly newspaper embodies the essence of transformation and resilience.

In a world where energy shapes the destiny of nations, Energy Times emerges as a catalyst for change, illuminating the path towards a sustainable future. Through insightful reportage and incisive analysis, it navigates the complexities of the energy sector with unwavering dedication and integrity

From the oil-rich Niger Delta to the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, Energy Times delves deep into the intricacies of Nigeria’s energy ecosystem, uncovering stories that resonate with both local communities and global stakeholders. It amplifies the voices of industry leaders, policymakers, and grassroots activists, forging connections and fostering dialogue that transcends borders.

But beyond the headlines and statistics, Energy Times embraces creativity as a driving force for progress. Through innovative storytelling techniques and multimedia platforms, it brings the stories of energy to life, engaging readers in a dialogue that inspires action and drives positive change.

As Lagos pulsates with the rhythm of progress, Energy Times remains steadfast in its mission to inform, educate, and empower. With each issue, it ignites a spark of curiosity and hope, lighting the way towards a brighter, more sustainable future for generations to come.

Addressing attendees at the prestigious Energy Times Awards in Lagos, Mr. Kayode Ekundayo, the esteemed Publisher/Editor-In-Chief, underscored the significance of Seplat Energy’s accolade. He attributed the recognition to the robust corporate governance framework, championed by the board and executed by the proficient management team. Ekundayo emphasized how this synergy had propelled Seplat Energy to achieve remarkable success and operational excellence, solidifying its position as a leading brand in the energy sector.

Seplat Energy embarks on a relentless journey towards excellence, spearheading advancements in its Environment, Social, and Governance (ESG) endeavors. This voyage demands not only an effective sustainability governance structure but also a resilient approach that stands the test of time. With each stride forward, Seplat Energy cultivates a narrative of progress, intertwining innovation with responsibility to craft a future where sustainability reigns supreme.

Seplat Energy’s enduring commitment to sustainability has set a remarkable standard within the industry, earning accolades and admiration from stakeholders,” Ekundayo proclaimed proudly. “Their ongoing actions and tangible outcomes serve as a beacon of progress, a testament to their unwavering dedication to sustainability. As stakeholders, we applaud their achievements and eagerly anticipate the next chapter in their sustainability journey.

In its every endeavor, Seplat Energy weaves a tapestry of values, blending human rights, labor laws, and ethical conduct into the very fabric of its operations. From recruitment to procurement, from community engagement to governmental relationships, every interaction is infused with a commitment to fairness and equality.

In the bustling landscape of its workplace, mutual respect thrives, nurturing an atmosphere of freedom and fostering productivity. Each day is a testament to the belief that when principles guide actions, success follows, and harmony reigns. Seplat Energy isn’t just an energy company; it’s a beacon of integrity lighting the path towards a brighter, more equitable future.

Within the company’s vibrant ecosystem, a symphony of openness and creativity dances freely, where every voice finds its melody in the chorus of innovation. Here, the spirit of expression thrives, weaving a tapestry of ideas that flourish in the fertile soil of collaboration.

In this oasis of productivity, each day is a canvas awaiting the strokes of brilliance from every team member. Boundaries blur as minds intertwine, crafting solutions that transcend the ordinary and redefine the extraordinary.

Amidst this dynamic landscape, fairness reigns supreme, casting its benevolent gaze upon the appraisal system. Here, merit knows no bias, and recognition finds its truest form in the sincere acknowledgment of effort and achievement.

And in this realm of equitable opportunity, the reward system becomes not merely a transaction, but a celebration of dedication and excellence. Every milestone reached is met with applause, every milestone surpassed with admiration, as the journey toward success becomes a collective voyage, navigated by the compass of integrity and mutual respect.

Seplat Energy, a beacon of ethical practice, firmly upholds the tenets of human rights by wholeheartedly embracing global agreements and protocols, such as the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. With an unwavering commitment, the company champions the rights of all stakeholders, embedding respect and integrity into every facet of its operations and business ethos

Stepping onto the stage, the embodiment of grace and authority, Mrs. Grace Amadi, General Manager of Partner Relations at Seplat Energy, accepted the prestigious award on behalf of her esteemed company. With eloquence that rivaled the smooth flow of a well-drilled operation, she showered Energy Times with heartfelt gratitude for the honor bestowed upon Seplat Energy

In a testament to journalistic perseverance and dedication to excellence, she praised the newspaper for its unwavering pursuit of truth. At the same time, she underscored Seplat Energy’s steadfast pledge to meet the needs of its stakeholders. Amadi emphasized the company’s unwavering dedication to embracing international standards, aiming to generate more value and maintain its position as a beacon of investor satisfaction

On the basis of this however, Seplat Energy’s vibrant team at the event includes Manager of Corporate Communications, Stanley Opara, and the Manager of Branding & PR, Ahmed Audu,  Amidst a backdrop of energy industry luminaries, regulators, government officials, and the ever-watchful eye of the media, they stood as beacons of innovation and excellence.

Their unwavering dedication to communication and branding has not only propelled Seplat Energy to the forefront of the industry but has also set a new standard for corporate excellence. As they mingled and exchanged insights with fellow industry players, their collective passion for driving positive change in the energy sector shone brightly, illuminating a path towards a more sustainable and prosperous future.