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Russian Nuke Deal - Same Modus as eTolls except bigger?
« on: September 25, 2014, 02:13:19 pm »
I know its not eTolls but this saga has all the same hall marks, just much much bigger?

http://www.iol.co.za/news/politics/stand-up-against-nuke-deal-da-1.1755943

What are your thoughts, should it be opposed or is it a good idea?

Not sure if the debate belongs here or not, but it raises the same sort of concerns for me, as eTolls - ie an agenda of possible self enrichment by the powers that be using state infrastructure while ignoring the concerns of tax payers and ordinary citizens.
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Re: Russian Nuke Deal - Same Modus as eTolls except bigger?
« Reply #1 on: September 25, 2014, 03:10:06 pm »
my concerns are the inflated prices caused by corruption, the final cost as a result of the usual delays and then the expected lack of maintenance, with the resulting dangers of nuclear
 

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Re: Russian Nuke Deal - Same Modus as eTolls except bigger?
« Reply #2 on: September 29, 2014, 08:14:02 am »
Probably got a nice kick back to pay for his Nkandla debt

And clever enough to set his minister up to sign the deal

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