Security firms in Nigeria have become the saving grace of a lot of individuals and corporate bodies who are interested in securing their life and properties. For some businesses, the presence of personnel of these security companies gives their business environment an air of security which is one thing customers are out for.
However, not all security companies are created equal. Some are equipped with workers with skills barely enough to defend themselves while some go as far as training their men as escorts.
Generally, the more you pay combine with the reputation of the company determines what you get. We take a look at the top 10 security companies in Lagos that are trusted with proven track record.
Synergy Guards Nigeria
Synergy Guards UK is the parent company of this security firm. They are one of the best security companies in the country and provide trained and licensed security agents for private institutions and business as well as government parastatals.
Some of the companies that use their services includes MTN, Glo, Total, GTBank, Stanbic IBTC Bank, KFC, Shell, etc. They provide services such as protocol and escort, mobile patrol, key holding and alarm response, security training, CCTV systems supply, installation and remote monitoring as well as supply of security equipment among others.
Asa security is one of the top security companies located in Lagos but can be found in other states. The firm is widely known for the range of high-tech security services they render.
These include vehicle escorts, residential and business security, manned guards, stationary panic buttons, industrial security, airports and seaport security, personal SOS locator, Project management and safety doors. Some of their top customers includes Acess Bank, FCMB, Citibank, GTBank, Agip, Addax Petroleum, the Nation newspaper, Ericsson, Maersk, etc.
This company have the vision of becoming a reliable partner for NGOs, businesses and families. They offer security logistics consultancy services, training services as well as technical security and outsourcing services. They are into the provision of services such as CCTV systems, alarm systems, personal protective devices and access control turnstiles.
TechnoCrime Security Nigeria Ltd
This is one of the leading security companies in Lagos with enviable track record. They provide services such as VIP protection, escort and logistics services, guard dog, anti-robbery alarm system, security and installation of perimeter wire, supply and installation of access control equipment, cash in transit services, security management database, home security, CCTV system, event security, etc.
Some of their clients includes: First Bank, Leadway insurance, Fidelity bank, the guardian newspaper, punch, NTA, UBA, UPS,Airtel, etc.
This firm have NNPC, Airtel, Total, AIICO insurance as some of their top customers. They are known to use high tech equipment for their security services.
They are into security training, maritime security, VIP protocol, security guards and guard dogs, vulnerability assessment, sales of armored vehicles and sales of security equipment.
Damog Guards is another top leading security company in Nigeria. They are one of the major security surveillance companies in the country. their personnels are trained to effectively manage all kind of situations.
Not only in located in Lagos state, Halogen is one of the most popular security companies in the country. some of their reputable partners includes Lacasera, Access Nank, EcoBank, MTN, etc.
Proton Security Co. Ltd
Proton security is one of the best security companies in Lagos and also has presence in almost all the states in the country. they are into armed escort, VIP protection, guard service, security training, dog services, electronic security, special event security, risk management, electronic queue management , consulting and investigation, etc.
Ashaka Security Company
This security firm is also known as Asco Limited and they provide services such as the supply and installation of security systems, executive protection and armed police escort, provision of trained dogs and their handlers as well as the provision of security coverage for social events and large gathering.
Eyespy Security Service Limited
Eyespy is another good security company that is popular in Lagos, and it is located in Gbagada. They offer security services, event bouncer service and security guard service.