African Whistle-blowers: fighting corruption from the inside
Speaker(s): John Githongo
Recorded on 26 October 2010 in Old Theatre, Old Building.
Efforts to tackle corruption in Africa tend to focus on international initiatives, but it is local struggles for public accountability that often have the most impact. John Githongo, a former journalist and management consultant, was the Kenyan Permanent Secretary in charge of Governance and Ethics from 2003-2005, and a founding member of the Kenyan chapter of Transparency International.