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Cost of Diesel per country in Africa?

Hi, We're currently on an overland trip to Cape Town (Sudan - Ethiopia - Kenya - Tanz - Malawi - Zambia - Zim - Namibia - SA) and are trying to work out diesel costs, does anyone know where we can find these? Or know any prices themselves??

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bit of tricky thing to find this might help you
http://www.gtz.de/de/dokumente/giz20...ta-preview.pdf
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I don't know the price off the top of my head, but when I was in Malawi the price for petrol was about what you'd pay in the UK and diesel wasn't much cheaper. Malawi doesn't have the forex to pay for good outside the country so they quite often have fuel shortages of one kind or another, not both at the same time though, strangely enough.

Didn't go there myself but I've heard that Zim has quite high prices compared to the rest of the region.
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