The entire nation is in mourning as we receive the shocking news of the passing of Dr. Ona Ekhomu, a popular Nigerian private security expert and Chairman of Transworld Security Systems. Dr. Ekhomu was well-known for his invaluable contributions to the security sector, and his departure leaves a void that will be difficult to fill. Gist Flare extends its heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family and prays for the strength and fortitude to bear this profound loss.
Ona Ekhomu Early Life and Career:
Dr. Ona Ekhomu was born in March 1955 and began his professional journey as the sub-editor of Bendel Newspapers Corporation in Benin City, Nigeria. Throughout his illustrious career, he served in various leadership roles, including as the Program Planner at the Iowa Department of Transportation in Ames and as the President of the Pittsburgh Trading Company. He was also a founding member of the American Society for Industry Security (ASIS) International in Nigeria.
Ona Ekhomu Achievements and Awards:
Dr. Ekhomu’s expertise and dedication in the field of private security earned him several awards of honor during his time of service. His impact extended not only across Nigeria but also to the broader African security sector.