Popular security expert and analyst, Dr. Ona Ekhomu has died at the age of 56.
Reports say the chairman of Transworld Security Systems passed away on Monday in Lagos after a brief illness.
It was gathered Ekhomu’s wife informed his colleagues in the Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria (AISSON) about two weeks ago that he had Covid -19.
Dr. Ona Ekhomu was born on the 26th of March, 1955 in Irrua, Edo State, Nigeria.
He was a management consultant, policy analyst and corporate security consultant.
Ekhomu was the chairman, Transworld Security Systems and a founding member of the American Society for Industry Security (ASIS) International in Nigeria.
He held several leadership positions in the private security sector both in Nigeria and Africa.
Dr. Ekhomu was also the first chartered security professional in West Africa.