Hack 1.0

Let's Hack Security Issues BioSecurity Cyber Security

Why SecureHack?

Global Security incidents are up, 65% of organizations worldwide report an increase in attempted cyberattacks.

We all rely on technology more than we want to in today’s world. Unfortunately, most technology is quite vulnerable and can be easily hacked. Cyber attacks, physical security concerns and biosecurity attacks hit the ecosystem every day, and the variety of attacks has increased quickly.

Identifying and designing solutions to some of the recurring problems which would take Cyber Security, Physical Security and BioSecurity to the next level.

Security Issues, let's Hack with Tech!

Focus Areas

Cyber Security

Cyber Security

How can we utilize tech to improve cyber security challenges in many forms, such as ransomware, phishing attacks, malware attacks, and more?



How can we use Tech and innovation in preventing the disease ingress across the borders or spread of the disease within the borders but also in keeping the natural resources clean, fit for consumption and ensuring sustainability?

Physical Security

Physical Security

Utilizing technical innovations to improve the three main components of the physical security framework (Access Control, Surveillance, Testing) and how these components work together to ensure security.

What You can do at


Climathon 1.0


Explore meeting new people, learn and share your knowledge. Join or create your dream team!


Ideate, create, test! You will work on your idea and present it to the jury!


We believe you have
brilliant ideas on EkoClimathon 1.0,
Think outside the box,
think in the box or
invent a new one!


Asides meeting new people and sharing experiences, every team will have a chance to win fantastic prizes!


Join SecureHack 1.0

Let's build innovative solutions!

SecureHack 1.0 Closing Ceremony!

Watch our top speakers and other elite practitioners from various industries, disciplines, and markets discuss on the most forward-thinking ideas on Hacking Security Issues with Technology.

Become a Partner!

Let us know if your company is interested in helping this event happen and in receiving more information about partnership/sponsorship opportunities.

Participating Investors



Umar Sa'ad
Vice President, Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN)
Igbalajobi Olatunji
Principal Consultant,
CyberCode Limited
Dr. Ayodotun Bobadoye
Chief Operating Officer, GET
Dr. (h.c) Samuel Mbonu
Group Chief Information Officer,
Tangerine Africa
Oluwakayode Olatunji
Chief Information Security Officer,
Digital Encode
Dr. Rufus Ebegba
Director-general of the National Biosafety
Management Agency (NBMA)
Oluwasolape Akinde
Head Governance, Risk and Compliance,
Seven Up Plc
Imeh Udofia
Chief Security Officer,
Leadway Assurance Company Limited
Fikun Aluko
Head, Innovation & Investments, Phillips Consulting Limited

Selection Jurors

Zechariah Akinpelu
Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Unity Bank Plc
Abolarinwa Dawodu
Principal Consultant, Senior Consultant, Digital Risk, Privacy & Cybersecurity, PwC Nigeria
Abayomi Akinola Apoeso
Chief Information Security Officer at Asset & Resource Management Holding Company
Chukwudi Obani
Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Unity Bank Plc
Festus Oriaku
Application & Database Security Engineer, First Bank of Nigeria Ltd.
Olamide Okulaja
Technical Assistant to the Honorable Commissioner for Health
Isaac Bewarang
Cyber Security Analyst at Mnemonic Identity Solutions
Dr Tunde Taiwo
Senior Project Officer, Global Emerging Pathogens Consortium (GET)
Dr. Oladipo Elijah Kolawole
Founder/Principal Investigator, Helix Biogen Institute.
Odinaka Kingsley Obeta
Project Management Officer, Charis Healthcare and Community Support Initiative


Fikun Aluko
Head, Innovation & Investments, Phillips Consulting Limited
Izunna Ikewete
IT Manager | DPO (Data Protection Officer), UPDC Plc
Griffith Ehebha
Group Chief Risk Officer (GCRO), Interswitch Group
Segun Akande
Chief Executive Officer,
Xown Solutions Limited
Paul O Afolabi
Information Security Engineer,
CyberSOC Africa
Helen Oluyemi
Cloud Security Operations Pollinate
Bankole (Adenekan) Adekola
Manager, Cybersecurity Consulting and Advisory, Armourx Halogen
Kayode (Benjamin) O.
CyberSecurity Engineer, First Bank of Nigeria
Chimaobim Umunna
Security Engineer, Amazon
SP Obi Nduka
State Security Manager, GardaWorld
Awoniran Muhammed Kolade
CyberSecurity Engineer, First Bank of Nigeria

Final Jurors

David Arome Ali
Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Airtel
Ayodele Olojede
Group Head, Emerging Businesses Africa, Access Bank Plc
Dr.(h.c.) Obadare Peter Adewale
Co-founder, Digital Encode Limited

Frequently Asked Questions

SecureHack is an hackathon that aims to drive technological innovations in the areas of bio security, physical security and cyber security by identifying and designing solutions to recurring problems in these fields.

Yes, participation is free of charge.

New ideas are totally welcomed. However, this hackathon is not intended to promote commercially available products.

Don’t worry if you don’t know anyone attending. Teams will be formed before the hackathon. There will be enough time to mingle and get to know other attendees.

We welcome people of all job descriptions, whether you’re a student,entrepreneur, project manager,, designer, developer, or essentially anyone who is excited about all security-related matters.

You do not require the ability to code or any technical skill to participate.


Prize Pool


Finalists have a chance to join EIC’s incubator program with up to $50K equity investment and a chance to be mentored by industry experts for 3 months.


Contact Us

Feel free to send us a message. We really love to hear from you! 🙂

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