Lion Security is a Private Security Company with more than 30 years experience in the expert provision of Man Guard Services, Close Protection Services (Bodyguard), Alarms and response service, Event Security, Private Investigations and Bullion/Cash–in–transit services. The company is licensed by the Ministry of Interior and is a member of the Association of Private Security Organizations of Ghana(APSOG).

We currently have a workforce of over One Thousand (1,000) personnel which includes a Rapid Response unit complemented by a well-equipped control room set up to respond to emergencies at client's premises. With our head office in Accra, we have actively extended our operations nationwide.


To be a market leader in the provision of high-quality and customer-focused Security services.


To provide excellent service delivery that meets the client’s expectations and shared vision.


To achieve a dominant market share within the private security industry through brand development and excellent service delivery.

Long Term Objective

To be an international brand of repute in the security industry.

Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Professionalism
  • Effectiveness
  • Efficiency
  • Results-oriented

Our Team

Captain Baba Awuni (RTD)

Board Chairman

Mr Derek Adama Adams

Managing Director

Mr. Derek Darko, CPP

Executive Director

Mr. James N. O. Disney

Non-Executive Director

Brigadier General I. B. Quartey (RTD)


Madam Sarah Micah

Board Secretary

Our Services

Our services are tailor-made to satisfy all your needs. Contact us for arrangement and pricing.

Man Guard Services

We offer security personnel to protect clients premises from unauthorized access, thereby preventing damage, disorder, possible theft and protecting individuals against assault or injury.

Private Investigations

Lion Security specialises in employee background investigations as well as investigations into crimes.

Event Security

Upon request, our elite guards are deployed to man events to combat terrorism, and conduct crowd control functions and other designated assignments.

Alarms and Response Services

We install sensors on Electric Fencing, Automated Gates and CCTV Cameras to receive alarm signals for rapid response. Our Alarms and Response unit, in conjunction with the security agencies, provides maintenance and response services to clients by reacting immediately to any distress call relayed to them from signals received from our Integrated Intruder Alarm systems installed at their premise.

Bullion and Cash-In-Transit Services

Lion Security is equipped with vans which transport valuable commodities as well as cash, to and from secured locations upon request by the client.

Bodyguards Services

We provide Close Protection Officers (CPOs) or bodyguards to keep clients safe from unwanted attention or physical harm. These officers are responsible for assessing security measures and providing discrete surveillance thus, protecting their clients from threats of physical violence.

Our Portfolio

We are a trusted brand with 30 years of experience in the private security industry. That is why our clients trust us to protect their properties.

Our Contacts

Our head office location and contact details are below. Use the form to send us a message or request and we will reply immediately.

No.55 Dadeban road north industrial area.

P.O. Box kn 1464. Kaneshie - Accra

0302 232439/0302 253683


Monday - Friday: 8:00am-5:00pm

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