The CEO of Inter-cop Guards Ltd, Hon. Ematele Joseph while chatting with our team of 247Overnaija reporters, made it clear that, Inter-cop Guards Ltd is one of the best & affordable security guards in Nigeria.
CAN WE MEET YOU AND KNOW ABOUT YOUR SECURITY OUTFIT, SIR?
Yes, with all pleasure, my names are Hon. Ematele Joseph, the CEO of Inter-cop Guards, I am married with Children, from Okpe Local government Area in Delta State of Nigeria.
PLEASE LET US KNOW MORE ABOUT YOUR SECURITY OUTFIT
Inter- Cop Security Limited (COP GUARDS) is a limited liability company registered in Nigeria and licensed by the Federal Ministry of Internal Affairs, Abuja as a Private Guard company (License No. NSCDC/PG/019/000996). Intercop Guards conducts detailed pre- employment background investigation (Screening) of all Guards to confirm that they have no criminal records.
Our Guards are honest, physically fit, mentally alert, professionally trained and career- oriented officers (male and female). They possess minimum educational qualifications of GCE “O” level or its equivalent, with many of them having post- secondary qualifications up to University Degree level. Some of them also have previous experience in the military organizations. To ensure the highest level of honesty and integrity, each Guard provides two (2) Responsible persons in the Society to serve as Guarantors for him or her.
HOW AND WHO TRAIN YOUR GUARDS?
Our Guards are trained by a team of highly- experienced ex- military Instructors, psychologists and others.
The Training Program include course like:
- Security Patrol Techniques
- Crowd Control
- Pedestrian and Vehicle Traffic Control
- Public Courtesy
- First aid
- Access Control
- Search Methods
- Alertness and Wakefulness
- Apprehension and Police Procedure
- Fire Fighting
- Self Defense and unarmed Combat techniques – taekwando, karate etc.
WHO SUPERVISES YOUR GUARDS?
Our OPERATION DEPARTMENT is headed by a retired Army who is vast in guards. He is assisted by a team of experienced Supervisors and Guards, Inspectors who make frequent and unscheduled trips to all our locations, both day and nights to ensure that our Guards are performing to specified standards. The Management team provides a back- up supervisory function. We also keep in constant touch with the premises we protect through our radio network.
WHAT BENEFITS DO THE GUARDS STAND TO GAIN?
In appreciation of the fact that our most valued asset are our Guard and in order to motivate them to continue providing dedicated and high quality professional services, a good welfare package is enjoyed by our Guards. Such as Gallant award, Monthly awards, Yearly awards, and Contract bonus.
The average monthly take-home pay of a Guard is above N30,000.00 while Supervisors earn as much as N40,000.00 per month. Other benefits include; Medical facilities and Insurance Workmen’s Compensation.
WHAT MAKES YOUR SECURITY COMPANY DIFFERENT FROM OTHER SECURITY COMPANIES?
As a professional security body, we are proud to state our culture for you as
- We see God first
- Mode of Dressing
- Method of Salute
- Our Approach is polite and firm
- Our strength (i.e. ability to stand).
- Use of Whistle
- Maintenance of kits and properties
- Service or domestic works are not allowed
- Sitting or eating in Public view is not allowed.
HOW ARE YOUR CHARGES IF THEY WANT TO ENGAGE YOUR SECURITY GUARDS?
To be candid our charges is affordable as far as Nigeria is concern. The costs of providing security Officers is between N 50,000.00 and N 55,000.00 per Officers per month for a 12 hour shift per day and depending on the number of officers engaged. For a Guard Dog and Dog Handler, we charge N 60,000.00 per month for a 12 hour shift per day. Payment is in monthly installments to be made not later that the 25th day of the preceding month.
HOW CAN NIGERIANS CONTACT YOUR OFFICE?
Our Head office is situated at No 50, Funsho Williams Road, Kamson Plaza By Empire B/Stop, Surulere Lagos.
If you are distance from our office and you need to get In touch with us urgently, you can reach us through:
TELEPHONE NO: +2348023156073, +2348059778555
Hon. Ematele Joseph Elo