Seplat Energy Plc, leading Nigerian independent energy company listed on both the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) and the London Stock Exchange (LSE), has been named as the Outstanding Energy Company for 2023 by one of Nigeria’s authoritative newspaper brands, New Telegraph Publishing Company Limited, publishers of the New Telegraph Newspapers.
The Company emerged as winner at the award ceremony held in Lagos in the weekend. The highly competitive and prestigious annual award aims to reward excellence and outstanding individuals and businesses in Nigeria that have distinguished themselves by their remarkable contributions to the development of the country in the year under
Seplat Energy was recognized for its performance in 2023 in the areas of business and operational excellence, whilst leading Nigeria’s energy transition with accessible, affordable and reliable energy that drives social and economic prosperity for all its stakeholders.
The Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief, New Telegraph Newspapers, Ayodele Aminu, whilst commending Seplat Energy for its giant strides in Nigeria’s energy space said the award to the company and its team was much more than deserving.
In her remarks, the Director, External Affairs and Social Performance at Seplat Energy Plc, Chioma Afe, while commending the board, management and staff of the New Telegraph for their hard work, dedication and professionalism shown over the years said her company would not leave any stone unturned in its bid to revolutionize the Nigerian and African energy industry.
Afe, who was represented by Stanley Opara, Manager Corporate Communications at Seplat Energy Plc, expressed the company’s appreciation for the recognition and assured all its stakeholders of Seplat Energy’s unwavering commitment to strong corporate governance, operational excellence and continuous value creation and retention.
“For Seplat Energy, this is a call for more work and increased results, as we remain charged to consistently deliver value to all our stakeholders around the world.”
Seplat Energy Plc is a leading indigenous Nigerian energy company with a strategic focus on Nigeria. The company is listed on the Premium Board of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) (NSE:SEPLAT) and the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE)(LSE:SEPL).
The company is pursuing a Nigeria focused growth strategy and is well-positioned to participate in future divestment programmes by the international oil companies, farm-in opportunities and future licensing rounds.