Whistleblowers: The truth warriors
𝗧𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝘀𝘁𝗼𝗿𝘆 𝗼𝗿𝗶𝗴𝗶𝗻𝗮𝗹𝗹𝘆 𝗮𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗱 𝗼𝗻 𝟯𝟬 𝗝𝗮𝗻𝘂𝗮𝗿𝘆 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟮.
“I’m not in hiding – I move around. I’m not a victim. I’m a participant in the struggle against corruption.” The words of a man who’s spent months on the run after an attempt was made on his life. But he’s not the only one – around the country, there are men and women who’ve risked everything to expose fraud and corruption in some of our most powerful institutions. The threats on their lives are real and their fear is palpable. So, why has government done so little to protect whistleblowers?