Dr. Ona Ekhomu was awarded the Certified Protection Officer Instructor, CPOI designation by the International Foundation for Protection Officers, IFPO based in Naples. The Certified Protection CPOI designation is the highest honor bestowed by the IFPO upon lecturers, professors, academics and security practitioners who facilitate the Certified Protection Officer (CPO) training program worldwide. Presenting the award to Dr Ona Ekhomu, the President of Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria AISSON in Nigeria.
Executive Director, IFPO, Ms Sandi Davies, urged Dr Ona, to continue to strive to raise the bar in private security, according to her “Our mandate is to enhance professional career opportunities throughout the private security industry. So, please continue to strive for excellence in service to our profession”
She explained that CPOI designation is awarded to security professionals who had made significant professional commitment as teachers, researchers, mentors and leaders in the security industry.
By Onyemachi Chinyere