Wednesday, 6th December 2023


15 Oct
Affordable and reliable energy provides the right platform for businesses in Africa to create and retain jobs for its fast growing population as well as make the continent sustainable, the Chief Executive Officer of Seplat Energy Plc, Roger Brown, has said.
1 Sep
Positive sentiments resurfaced in the equities sector of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) yesterday, following gains recorded by many blue-chip stocks, especially Seplat and NGX Group, as market capitalisation appreciated by N60 billion.
20 Aug
An indigenous oil giant, Seplat is yet to heave a sigh of relief from the disaster that struck its hired drilling rig which collapsed in Delta State, leaving one dead and three crew members missing, who are yet to be found five days after the tragic incident.
17 Aug
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) yesterday, disclosed that the oil rig, which capsized on Tuesday at Ovhor in Warri, Delta State, had been operating on the nation’s waters illegally since 2016
8 Aug
A leading Nigerian independent energy company, Seplat Energy Plc, listed on both the Nigerian Exchange Limited and the London Stock Exchange, has, within a year, experienced 10.2 per cent gas revenue, reaching $63.7 million in six months of 2023 (compared to $57.8 million in six months 2022).
4 Jul
A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, awarded a N2 million fine against Seplat Energy Plc for filing a suit against two perceived members of Statutory Audit Committee (STACO) of the company. Justice Inyang Ekwo, who directed the oil giant to pay the defendants in the suit the sum of N1 million each within 30…
21 Jun
The stock market extended gains for the second consecutive session, as persistent bargain hunting in many blue chips, especially Seplat and Eterna lifted market capitalisation further by N52 billion.
18 Jun
Seplat Energy has announced that the working permit, Combined Expatriate Residence Permit and Aliens Card (CERPAC) and other visas for the entry or stay in Nigeria of the company’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Roger Brown have been restored by Ministry of Interior and the Nigeria Immigration Service.
16 May
The Court of Appeal, Abuja yesterday granted an ex-parte application filed by Seplat Energy seeking to suspend the ruling of Justice Inyang Ekwo made in suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/626/2023.
10 May
The Federal High Court, Abuja has ordered Seplat Energy Plc to hold its yearly general meeting.
7 Apr
A federal High Court, Lagos, yesterday vacated its interim ex-parte order, which restrained a Briton, Mr. Roger Thompson Brown, from his position as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Seplat Energy Plc.
9 Mar
The Nigerian government has revoked the work permit, visa, and residence permit of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Seplat Energy Plc, Roger Brown. Minister of Internal Affairs, Rauf Aregbesola, communicated this to the Board Chairman of Seplat Energy Plc accusing Brown of allegations of racism, and discrimination against Nigerian employees and others. “I write…


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The Ogun State Police Command has arrested two suspects, Akeem Usman and Ifadowo Niyi, for the alleged ritual murder of Quadri Salami, an 18-year-old 100-level student at Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU).
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House of the Dragon Season 2 is set to hit our screens next summer, and in preparation for that, the thriller has already shattered HBO MAX’s viewing records.
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‪Tarryn Reid and Clairise Hefke (TxC), the trailblazing musical ensemble known for infusing soulful beats with high-octane energy, has released their latest sensation, "Turn Off the Lights."
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In a candid interview with Time magazine, Taylor Swift has opened up about the devastating impact of the infamous phone call with Kanye West, which leaked online in 2016. The call, which was illegally recorded and edited, sparked a public firestorm and had a profound effect on Swift's mental health and career. Back then, Kim…
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Azerbaijan said Wednesday it wants reassurances from the United States on bilateral ties for Washington to continue mediating normalisation talks with arch-foe Armenia. The Caucasus neighbours have been locked in a decades-long conflict the over the Nagorno-Karabakh region, which Azerbaijan reclaimed after a lightning offensive against Armenian separatists in September. Both countries have said a…
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Israeli authorities have approved the construction of more than 1,700 new homes, a non-governmental organisation said Wednesday, a move constituting the expansion of settlements in occupied east Jerusalem.
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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, 6 December 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-Safaricom M-PESA Mobile Financial Services PLC and Chapa Financial Technologies Share Company have entered into a partnership agreement to provide M-PESA services for entrepreneurs, businesses, and government services on Chapa’s payment aggregator platform.   The partnership aims to boost the ease of transactions for both merchants and M-PESA customers…
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LUSAKA, Zambia, 6 December 2023 /African Media Agency (AMA)/-From November 1-3, fintech stakeholders from around Africa and the globe converged in Lusaka, Zambia, for the 10th edition of the Africa Fintech Summit. Historically, AFTS has been the go-to platform for fintech startups, banks, corporations, telcos, government agencies, venture capital firms, and other industry players to…
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Tensions rose between Venezuela and Guyana on Tuesday as Caracas proposed a bill to create a Venezuelan province in a disputed oil-rich region and ordered the state oil company to issue licenses for extracting crude there. Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro proposed at a government meeting that a bill be sent to the National Assembly for…
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A miner has been pulled out alive from under a mudslide five days after being trapped underground with many others when torrential rains hit Zambia's main copperbelt region, authorities said on Wednesday.