Seplat Energy Plc is delighted to extend its warmest congratulations to His Royal Majesty (Maj-Gen) Felix Mujakperuo (rtd), Orhue I, CFR, mni, the Orodje of Okpe Kingdom, on his investiture as the Chancellor of the Nigerian Army University, Biu, Borno State. This prestigious appointment and the conferment of a Doctor of Law Degree honoris causa are a testament to his exceptional leadership and dedication to our nation.
As a retired Major General and a highly respected traditional ruler, HRM Major General Felix Mujakperuo’s wisdom and experience will undoubtedly guide the university towards greater heights. His illustrious career, encompassing distinguished service in the Nigerian Army and remarkable contributions to the culture and the legal field, has prepared him well for this new role.
Roger Brown, the Chief Executive Officer of Seplat Energy Plc, expressed his admiration for HRM Major General Felix Mujakperuo’s accomplishments, stating, “His National Honours and international recognitions underscore the respect and admiration he commands on a global scale. As the Chairman of the Delta State Council of Traditional Rulers, he has admirably upheld the dignity and respect expected of traditional rulers, both in Nigeria and beyond. His commitment to the Okpe Kingdom and his people’s welfare is commendable.”
“The Nigerian Army University, Biu, dedicated to innovation and technology, could not have found a more deserving leader for its Council. Seplat has every confidence that under Orodje’s guidance, the institution will continue to prosper and contribute significantly to the development of our nation, he stated.
The appointment of HRM Major General Felix Mujakperuo ((rtd) and the award of an honorary Doctor of Law Degree by the Nigerian Army University, Biu, stand as shining examples of what visionary leadership and relentless dedication can achieve. This momentous occasion is a testament to the impact of one individual’s unwavering commitment to a better tomorrow for all.
Seplat assiduously looks forward to the dawn of a new era, where Orodje’s influence will inspire generations to come. We believe in the power of leadership, and we stand firmly alongside those who aspire to lead with distinction and a vision for a brighter future, Roger explained.
The company commended the President of Nigeria for the remarkable appointment, which it says, “provides an opportunity for the university and the entire nation to benefit from the immense wealth of experience, knowledge, wisdom, and leadership attributes of the Orodje”.
According to the London listed company, “as we enter this new chapter in our history, Seplat remains poised to continue our journey of growth and contribution to the betterment of our society. We are more than just a company; we are a driving force for change, a beacon of hope for sustainable progress, and a testament to what can be accomplished when dedication and vision converge”.
The company continues to demonstrate untiring commitment to being a responsible corporate citizen and remain resolute in its resolve to work hand in hand with our host communities and promoting development in line with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.
Seplat proudly joins HRM Major General Felix Mujakperuo in this celebration and congratulates him on this well-deserved honor. We look forward to witnessing the positive impact he will undoubtedly make as the Chancellor of the Nigerian Army University, Biu.