S.Africa to go ahead with nuclear deal only after affordability assessment: minister

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South Africa will only carry out a nuclear agreement if it is affordable and in line with procurement policies.

South Africa will only carry out a nuclear agreement if it is affordable and in line with procurement policies, energy minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson told parliament on Tuesday.

“We are committed to a thorough cost-benefit analysis and the cost-benefit analysis is part of the procurement process. We are not going to compromise our country in any way,” she said.