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Nuclear board quits amid dire financial straits

15 January 2020 1:45 PM
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Gwede Mantashe
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The entire board of the state-owned Nuclear Energy Corporation of SA (Necsa) has resigned.

The remaining board members at the troubled Nuclear Energy Corporation of SA (Necsa) have all resigned.

They reportedly cited lack of support and political interference when they tendered a combined resignation letter to Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe.

Energy expert Ted Blom, says Necsa, like Eskom and other state-run entities, has been mired in a financial and operational crisis.

It's not new news in terms of what's happening at different SOEs.

Ted Blom, Independent energy analyst

I think there is going to be major changes in the governance of all these units, including Necsa.

Ted Blom, Independent energy analyst

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15 January 2020 1:45 PM
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Gwede Mantashe
Necsa
Energy Minister
Necsa board resignations

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