Reduction in govt revenue will increase poverty

The Presdient of the Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria, Dr Ona Ekhomu, has said dwindling government revenue will result in more poverty and rise in security threats in the country. Ekhomu said bank chief security officers must anticipate and mitigate the resulting security threats which could impact on banking operations, bank workers, customers and members of the public. He spoke while delivering a paper at the 12th Annual Security Retreat for CSOs of Banks in Nigeria organised by the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria. A statement on Wednesday…Read more …

Expert urges bank CSOs to combat security threats

  The AISSON president and Chairman of Trans-World Security systems Ltd, Dr Ona Ekhomu, has charged Chief Security Officers, CSO of banks to seek ways of addressing security threats that could have severe negative impact on banking operations, bank workers, customer and members of the public. He gave the charge while delivering a paper titled " The Future of Security Management" at the 12th Annual Security Retreat for CSOs of Banks in Nigeria, organized by the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria. These security threats according to him were likely to grow in…Read more …

AISSON President receives Security Honors

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…Read more …

TRANSITION

The Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria (AISSON) sadly announce the death of one of her fellows, High Chief Mike Emeka Uwaka, FAISSON. An ICON of Industrial security and safety.  He served as the Treasurer of ASIS and Nigeria Chapter Chairman ASIS before he became the 1st Regional Vice President, Region 44. He also served as the General Manager, Security of Chevron where he established a strong relationship with the industrial security industry in Nigeria. AISSON will dearly miss you sir. Rest in Peace by Onyemachi Chinyere  Read more …

Security Expert asks Nigerian Government to tackle Insecurity.

A recent interview with the president of the Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria (AISSON) Dr Ona Ekhomu on Diplomatic Channels program on Channels TV station where he discussed on Violent Extremism in Nigeria. Below is the link for the video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NEtUhEZJWHw By Onyemachi Chinyere Like and Comment on Our FacebookRead more …
Military, not only solution to insurgency – Ekhomu

Military, not only solution to insurgency – Ekhomu

Tare Youdeowei The President of the Association of Industrial Security Safety and Operation of Nigeria, Dr Ona Ekhomu, has said that the military is not the only solution to the ongoing insurgency in the North-East. Ekhomu spoke during the 2018 AISSON Security Conference, held on Tuesday and Wednesday in Victoria Island Lagos. While speaking on the topic, Boko Haram/ISWA treats: Combating a burgeoning insurgency a burgeoning insurgency, the security expert asked the government to be proactive. He said, “We need a long view to the issues of violence. Because we lack the ability…Read more …
2018 Conference on Mitigating Critical Security Risks in Nigeria

2018 Conference on Mitigating Critical Security Risks in Nigeria

From left: Representative of Commandant, NATIONAL Defence College, Abuja, Air Cmdr A.T. Marquis; Chairman of the occasion and former commandant, National Defence College, Abuja, Rear Admiral Samuel Alade (retd) and Chairman, Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators in Nigeria, Dr. Ona Ekhomu, during the association’s 2018 conference on mitigating critical security risks in Nigeria, held in LagosRead more …
Experts proffer solution to insecurity Nigeria

Experts proffer solution to insecurity Nigeria

Experts proffer solution to insecurity Nigeria By Gabriel Olawale Lagos – SECURITY experts, yesterday, converged on Lagos to proffer solutions to the various security challenges confronting the country. The stakeholders, who gathered at a seminar organised by the Association of industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria, AISSON, identified lack of inconsistency as a bane to winning the insecurity war. Speaking, former Commander, 9 Brigade, Maj. Gen. Ohifeme Ejemai (retd), said security is all about prevention and not waiting for a crime to happen before reacting to it. Speaking on the theme: Mitigating…Read more …
AISSON SECURITY CONFERENCE & EXHIBITS

AISSON SECURITY CONFERENCE & EXHIBITS

The Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria (AISSON) proudly presents its 2018 Security Seminar. This years conference examines critical security risks in Nigeria and West Africa. The seminar focuses on strategies for mitigating critical risks in the subregion. The challenges of Boko Haram insurgency, West African jihadi groups, arms proliferation, rampant terrorism, cross-border banditry, kidnapping, and farmers/herders violence continue to defy solution in the region. The conference aims to provide new solutions to these enduring security challenges. Date: December 4th — 5th 2018 Venue: Nigeria Institute of International Affairs 13/15…Read more …