Little of this popular and academic coverage of “suck-teeth” or le tchip has actually ever looked at the who, what, why and how of it in West Africa itself.Read More
The new episode of Na baro kè is live on YouTube and takes a look at what local people think about the local minibuses of Bamako, Mali.Read More
What’s the average cost of a taxi ride in Bamako? It depends. For me though in 2018? Average cost per ride was 1,746 XOF. Median cost was 2000 XOF.
Here’s a little visualization of data regarding price and approximate distance traveled for 60 taxi rides taken in Bamako in 2018 (you an view and play with the visualization here and the original dataset for those that can make cooler charts than me is here):