South Africa and the nuclear deal with Russia
The Russian government has confirmed that discussions are still ongoing with South Africa around the controversial nuclear deal. The nuclear energy plan is expected to cost South Africa about one trillion rand. Economists and politicians from across the spectrum including the ANC expressed concerns over the costs of the deal particularly at a time when the country's economy is struggling. Last month speculation that the deal is about to be signed went up after a south African government delegation visited Russia. Amos Phago reports.