PPLAAF provides the following services for whistleblowers, NGOs, media and governments:
Our network of local and international lawyers can help you safely report crime and corruption, and protect you from retaliation. We can defend you against legal actions even if you do not have financial resources.
We can direct your information and documents to an investigative journalist at a trusted publication. We have partnerships with media outlets throughout Africa who will produce quality articles based on your information and protect your identity.
We advocate for strong legal rights and protections for whistleblowers by engaging with elected officials and policy-makers, and developing policy and research materials on whistleblower standards and practices.
Disclosures on state capture made possible thanks to whistleblowers must lead to prosecutions.Read more
In an in-depth interview, former Trillian executive, Bianca Goodson lifts the lid on the inner workings of the Gupta empire, revealing how Gupta-linked companies planned to siphon billions from State-owned enterprises. Goodson also opens up to Carte Blanche about the secret life of a whistle-blower – the fear, anxiety and depression associated with speaking up.Read more
Saftu congratulates all those, including the federation itself, whose relentless pressure forced the AFU to act, the trade union said in a statement on Sunday.Read more
This week the Asset Forfeiture Unit launched their first strike against international consulting company McKinsey and the Gupta-linked company, Trillian. Their preservation order freezes R1.6 billion, but that is just the beginning, says the NPA.Read more
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 entitiesRead more
In 2017, the horrifying extent of State Capture finally became clearer to the South African public. And we would still be languishing in the dark were it not for the whistle-blowersRead more