South Africa - Whistleblower testifies to fraudulent behavior of a major consulting company

South Africa - Whistleblower testifies to fraudulent behavior of a major consulting company

Whistleblower Atholl Williams’ testimony shows Bain & Company enabled the dismantling of a government agency

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DRC - Extremely serious attacks on whistleblowers, the press and civil society

DRC - Extremely serious attacks on whistleblowers, the press and civil society

Revelations about a Congolese bank and a sanctioned businessman lead to a wave of attacks targeting the defenders of public interest.

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DRC - Two whistleblowers reveal fraudulent schemes

DRC - Two whistleblowers reveal fraudulent schemes

Two former bankers at Afriland risked their lives to expose wrongdoings

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Controversial Billionaire Dan Gertler Appears To Have Used Suspected International Money Laundering Network To Dodge Us Sanctions And Acquire New Mining Assets In Drc

Controversial Billionaire Dan Gertler Appears To Have Used Suspected International Money Laundering Network To Dodge Us Sanctions And Acquire New Mining Assets In Drc

A new joint investigation by Global Witness and the Platform to Protect Whistleblowers in Africa (PPLAAF) uncovers evidence indicating controversial mining magnate Dan Gertler used an international money laundering network to attempt to evade US sanctions and continue doing business in DRC.

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West Africa: Two Prominent Members of African Citizen Engagement Join PPLAAF

West Africa: Two Prominent Members of African Citizen Engagement Join PPLAAF

The Platform to Protect Whistleblowers in Africa (PPLAAF) is proud to welcome Fadel Barro and Pierre Sané

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An Interview with Fadel Barro

An Interview with Fadel Barro

An Interview with Fadel Barro

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Namibia/Iceland: PPLAAF Stands by “Fishrot” Whistleblower

Namibia/Iceland: PPLAAF Stands by “Fishrot” Whistleblower

Icelandic Citizen’s Disclosures on Fishing Deals Trigger Prosecutions

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Angola: “Football leaks” Whistleblower is at the Source of the #LuandaLeaks

Angola: “Football leaks” Whistleblower is at the Source of the #LuandaLeaks

The Luanda Leaks show how the Dos Santos family accumulated its wealth

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Angola: New Revelations on The Fortune of The Former President's Family

Angola: New Revelations on The Fortune of The Former President's Family

PPLAAF and ICIJ behind the LuandaLeaks that show how the Dos Santos family accumulated its wealth

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South Africa: US Sanctions Taken Against “State Capture” Protagonists

South Africa: US Sanctions Taken Against “State Capture” Protagonists

The Gupta Brothers and their associate Salim Essa sanctioned by OFAC as members of a significant corruption network in South Africa

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Whistleblower Protection Insufficient in Ivory Coast, The Gambia and Benin

Whistleblower Protection Insufficient in Ivory Coast, The Gambia and Benin

New PPLAAF reports show the absence of progressive laws to protect whistleblowers

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South Africa: suspected whistleblower of Africa’s largest asset manager testifies to victimization

South Africa: suspected whistleblower of Africa’s largest asset manager testifies to victimization

South African authorities and companies should support the brave whistleblowers revealing systemic corruption, not harass them

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France/DRC: Two Congolese whistleblowers sue Gabonese bank in France

France/DRC: Two Congolese whistleblowers sue Gabonese bank in France

The two former employees of the BGFI have faced retaliation after warning their superiors about malpractices

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Whistleblower Mosilo Mothepu wins the 2018 IJR Reconciliation Award

Whistleblower Mosilo Mothepu wins the 2018 IJR Reconciliation Award

The Platform to Protect Whistleblowers in Africa (PPLAAF) is delighted to announce South African whistleblower Mosilo Mothepu has won the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) 2018 Reconciliation Award on November 19th, 2018.

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Press Release: DRC: Anti-corruption organisations question make-up of candidate’s campaign finance team

Press Release: DRC: Anti-corruption organisations question make-up of candidate’s campaign finance team

Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary turns to officials accused of running departments marred by allegations of embezzlement and corruption

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Press Release: South Africa: Public Monies, Private Gain

Press Release: South Africa: Public Monies, Private Gain

A potential golden handshake for a questionable CEO a public company managing billion in public pensions.

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Bank Scandal In Congo

Bank Scandal In Congo

Urgent Action Needed to Hold BGFIBank DRC to Account for New “Terrorist Treasury” Revelations, Hezbollah Financier Links

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Press Release: Why should whistleblowers be protected?

Press Release: Why should whistleblowers be protected?

Today, in Africa and around the world, more than ever, citizens are becoming aware of the extent of the dark powers of the powerful over their daily lives.

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Press Release: Harassment of Nigerian Whistleblower Unacceptable

Press Release: Harassment of Nigerian Whistleblower Unacceptable

Nigeria: Reprisals against whistleblowers should stop

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Press Release: South Africa: Charges against State Capture whistleblower dropped

Press Release: South Africa: Charges against State Capture whistleblower dropped

Mosilo Mothepu was prosecuted after her former employer accused her of having stolen confidential documents

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Press Release: DRC/Dubai: New port project tainted by corruption charges

Press Release: DRC/Dubai: New port project tainted by corruption charges

PPLAAF reveals whistleblowers revelations of negotiations between the DRC government and Dubai Port World

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Press Release: Authorities to seize illicitly gained Gupta-linked assets

Press Release: Authorities to seize illicitly gained Gupta-linked assets

South Africa: Authorities to seize illicitly gained Gupta-linked assets. Whistleblower testimonies and leading labor union help drive asset recovery of stolen resources from state-owned entities

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Nigeria – Court orders that a suspended whistleblower be recalled and reinstated

Nigeria – Court orders that a suspended whistleblower be recalled and reinstated

A former Principal Administrative officer had been suspended by his hierarchy after disclosing to the authorities fraudulent activities

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South Africa: More Revelations on State Capture

South Africa: More Revelations on State Capture

Gupta Leaks and Trillian Whistleblower’s Data Now Available

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SAFTU Takes on Corruption - Press Release

SAFTU Takes on Corruption - Press Release

SAFTU and its 700000 mainly black working class members have now very publicly joined the lawfare against corruption in South Africa.

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Press Release: New Revelations on South African State Capture

Press Release: New Revelations on South African State Capture

Former CEO of Trillian Management Consulting, Bianca Goodson's statement with new revelations on South African State Capture

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DRC: New revelations concerning companies belonging to individuals close to Kabila

DRC: New revelations concerning companies belonging to individuals close to Kabila

New revelations concerning companies belonging to individuals close to Kabila result from documents sent to PPLAAF by a whistleblower.

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PPLAAF: Genuine efforts of Nigerian parliamentarians to protect whistleblowers welcomed

PPLAAF: Genuine efforts of Nigerian parliamentarians to protect whistleblowers welcomed

PPLAAF participated to a two-days stakeholders’ seminar on whistleblowing and legal protection.

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