Halogen Security Company Limited, the foremost integrated security solutions provider in
Nigeria has opened its new state-of- the-art regional office in Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria.
According to the company, the opening of the new regional office located at Km 5 Idi –
Iroko road Ota, is in line with the company’s constant drive to deliver outstanding
customer service at every touch point. The new office will provide capacity for increased
customer support and services and an opportunity to understand the security challenges and
concerns that are prevalent in the Ota community.
Present at the commissioning were top security officials from the Nigerian Police, Federal
Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE),
Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC). Also present at the event were
Senior Management Staff of the Company, and several others.
Speaking at the event, the Executive Director Physical Security Solutions, Halogen
Security – Mr. Bosun Sosanya said, “as a security solutions provider, it is important that
we understand the inherent risk that exists within the community, and that we proffer
products and solutions that will mitigate that risk, thereby providing our customers with
real and psychological comfort’’. He added that, “our long term goal is to be able to
respond to our customers distress call within 15 minutes irrespective of where in Nigeria
they may be located. To achieve this goal, we must expand our reach and build more
locations within the country”.
In his speech, the Managing Director/CEO, Halogen Security, Mr Wale Olaoye, said,
“Halogen is focused on offering innovative security solutions that are customized and easy
to use and the company has always benchmarked itself against global best practices which
is the only way it can achieve its aim of being the industry leader in the West African sub
region in the next few years, and a major player on the entire continent. Our team is excited
about the growth we are experiencing and this move represents a commitment to continue
to build on the success it has accomplished.”
Ota is located in Ogun State and has over 863,000 residents living in and around the town.
The residents are mainly farmers and traders. Ota is located in close proximity to Lagos
State and to the border town of Idiroko, spearing business activities which has resulted in
its strong economic development. This, coupled with the presence of the Manufacturers
Association of Nigeria, and the expanse of land it possesses, has led to Ota having the third
largest concentration of industries in Nigeria.
The New Halogen Ota Regional office will cater and service all these industries in varying
sectors. It will be a central point from where all services and products will be offered and
deployed. The office, which also has a fully furnished Security Education Academy, has
three offices, three classrooms, a training ground and a well equipped control room used to
monitor and track lives and properties of customers.
Halogen Security Company Limited was incorporated in July 1992 and offers a wide range
of solutions aimed at satisfying security needs across strategic market segments in various
industries including oil and gas, facilities and real estate, critical national infrastructure,
telecommunications, financial institutions, manufacturing and hospitality. The company
also provide systems and technology support to government security agencies and offer
cyber and forensic solutions.