The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Halogen Security Company Limited, Mr. Wale Olaoye, has been conferred with the “Outstanding Leadership and Professional Civil Security Award” by the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS).
The award, according to the students’ body, was in recognition of Olaoye’s contributions to the development of students/youths and the improvement of security practices in Nigeria and also for his visionary leadership in society.
Speaking during the presentation of the award recently, a statement quoted the Chairman of NANS, Lagos Chapter, Comrade Sanusi Suleiman, to have described Olaoye as, “an astute leader, a role model and a philanthropist who has continued to inspire youths to realise their dreams and aspirations.”
He recalled several instances where the Halogen Security CEO had identified with and shared his knowledge with students, impacting on them not just his leadership and business acumen and skills but also his over 20 years’ experience and knowledge in the Risk Management spacesecurities industry.
“Olaoye is a personality of repute that needs to always be celebrated. We are proud to identify with him and look forward to having him in our Hall of Fame soon,” Suleiman added.
In his response, Olaoye expressed immense gratitude to NANS for the award.
According to him, “this honour, by no less a body such as NANS, is a rare privilege. We appreciate the association for recognising the entire Halogen Security Company Limited team and we assure you of our continued support to the youths”.
The Halogen Security CEO used the occasion to restate the company’s commitment to providing cutting edge asset management and security solutions across all levels of the society by leveraging on its robust and modern technological facilities and highly professional personnel.
“As the leading security solutions services provider in Nigeria, we will continue to offer innovative solutions that are technologically advanced, easy to use and cost effective. Security is a major issue not just in Nigeria, but world-wide. At Halogen, we understand that the only way you can build a nation is to ensure its people, assets and resources are safe and secure. As such we continually go the extra mile to design and offer effective and efficient solutions to both our existing and potential clients and the nation at large,” he stated.
Olaoye said the company was preparing for the next generation with its recent investment in capacity building by establishing a full scale School of Security Management and Technology and with its alliance with Babcock University.