Private security firm, Askar Security Services is ready for the task of providing security in the oil and gas sector, the company’s operations boss has revealed.
Julius made the remarks at the just concluded 4th Annual Oil & Gas Convention held at Kampala Serena Hotel on Wednesday and Thursday.
“We have dealt with similar environment in countries like Iraq and Afghanistan that are oil rich nations,” Julius said.
He added, “Our company has gained experience in these countries in the Middle East. If are given an opportunity, we can do a better job providing security.”
Askar was founded by Mrs. Allen Kayonga, an experienced businesswoman with wide knowledge on security matters both locally and internationally.
Julius also revealed that company has invested in high technology to meet growing Security challenges in the world at the moment.
The firm’s activities spread over a wide range of operations from; Guarding services, Private Body guards, investigations, Security Consultancy, Dog Handling, Cash in Transit Services, Events Control and Training Personal in Security related courses.
Docus Nabaasa from the company’s Human Resource department told this website that the company, expressed optimism that they will scoop contracts when the country’s first oil makes it to the market.