Fuel shortages in Malawi: Running on empty

From Face of Malawi Wed Jan 9 2013, 00:30:13

Cars snaked around the petrol station and back down a dusty street in Mzuzu, a town in northern Malawi. Pedestrians armed with jerry cans patiently formed another line. "I've been here three hours, and spent three days before that looking for a queue to join," said Lloyd, a young chauffeur, his feet resting on his [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Algeria:   Plane Believed to Have Crashed in Mali (news)
Premium Times
24 July 2014

The plane is believed to have gone down somewhere in Mali [read more]

Africa:   U.S.-Africa Summit Must Listen to Voices of the People (guest column)
allAfrica.com
24 July 2014

In a guest column for AllAfrica, E. Gyimah Boadi of Ghana's Center for Democratic Development says the vast majority of Africans who prefer democracy over authoritarian regimes deserve to be heard at ... [read more]

Ghana:   Thousands Protest Against Cost of Living (news)
CAJ News Agency
24 July 2014

Thousands of workers have heeded the call by Ghana's organised labour to protest against the worsening economic conditions in the country. [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!