Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, the Nigeria minister of finance has disclosed that whistle blower policy has made
Buhari government to recover N605 billion.
The minister disclosed this at Abuja on Thursday while briefing on the activities of her ministry.
The whistleblower policy is an anti-corruption programme introduced by Buhari administration December 2016.
The policy encourages individuals to report cases of fraud to government or anti graft agency.
The government says it recovered more than N540 billion last year as a result of the policy.
Ahmed say whistleblower policy has become a great success of Buhari administration initiative.
“The whistleblower policy of government subsists and it is still being implemented. The total amount of collection that has been made through various efforts in the whistleblower policy is about N605 billion,” she said.
“This is an improvement over the last amount that was reported.”