ISPON National Election Will Hold At 2017 AGM – Ilodiuba

    Embattled National President of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), Dr. Nnamdi Ilodiuba has revealed that the institute’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) scheduled for later in the year would include an election. Ilodiuba said this in an interview with Safety Record Newspaper on the sidelines of an induction ceremony for new […]

ISPON, A More Disciplinary Body Than NBA, NMA – Uzamere

  A member of the embattled Governing Board of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), Mr. Evaristus Uzamere, has described the institute as more stringent in handling issues of poor conduct among members than the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) and National Bar Association (NBA). In his paper presentation delivered at Induction ceremony of […]

Lagos ISPON Inducts 56 New Members

    The Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), Lagos State Branch, has inducted 56 new members, charging them to stay true to the professional oath of membership they swore. The new inductees made of up of 43 individual and 13 corporate members were inducted at the 2017 Membership Induction Ceremony which held at […]

There Is No Faction In ISPON; The People Have Chosen Their Leaders. – Malgwi Yusuf Haruna

  The Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON) is currently enmeshed in a leadership crisis that has seen the institute divided along two factional lines. In this interview with Safety Record Newspaper’s editors Femi Da-silva, Paul Mbagwu and John Ogunsemore, the factional newly President of the institute, Mr. Malgwi Yusuf Haruna, clears the air […]

Safety Professionals Seek Government Intervention in ISPON Crisis

    A cross section of safety professionals in Nigeria has called on the federal government to intervene in the crisis rocking the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON). The safety professionals severally made the call sequel to an open letter written and circulated by the Safety Advocacy and Empowerment Foundation (SAEF), an influential […]

ISPON Factional Leadership Inaugurated

ISPON Factional Leadership Inaugurated   The Malgwi Yusuf Haruna-led factional leadership of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON) has been inaugurated, Safety Record Newspaper can report. In a Facebook post by the factional Deputy President, Mr Edward Uni Ajobo, the Governing Board Council was inaugurated at a meeting which held at the Delta […]

ISPON Crisis: Double Trouble As Warri EGM Produces New President, Governing Board

  A new factional governing board has emerged for the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), further enmeshing the already crisis-ridden body into controversy. Since the botched Annual General Meeting of the institute in Awka, Anambra State in November 2016, the institute has been sharply divided along two factional lines, with many members accusing […]

ISPoN President Laments Natural Disasters in Anambra

I am ready resign as president if… – Dr. Nnamdi Ilodiuba, President, ISPON

  Dr Nnamdi Ilodiuba is the President of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria, a body that is presently buckling under the weight of in-fighting, including over his own position. In this interview with Safety Record Newspaper’s Managing Editor, Femi Da-silva and Associate Editor, Paul Mbagwu, he gives insights into the causes of the […]

ISPON: Controversial Port Harcourt EGM Fails To Hold Following Court Orde

  …Crisis deepens as DSS, APBN Steps In The controversial Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) fixed by estranged Registrar of Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON) Mr. Benson Adam-Otite slated for Saturday July 17, 2017 in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, has been cancelled, Safety Record Newspaper gathered. It was learnt that the cancellation […]

Dr. Oluwagbemi Colloquium: Despite ISPON Act, Nigerian Safety Professionals Lament Lack of ‘Enabling, Stable’ Legislation

  In what appears a dig at the ISPON Act 2014 and the institute created therefrom, safety professionals in Nigeria have lamented the lack of an “enabling and stable” legislation for the regulation of the industry and registration of professionals. This was part of observations made at the maiden Dr B.F Oluwagbemi Annual Safety Colloquium […]