Home-grown e-hailing platform BozaRide launches in South Africa
The e-hailing platform is punting its pricing model and safety features as unique selling points in a highly competitive market.Staff Writer
Exclusive: How Uber is empowering women in Africa
Uber is changing this paradigm by providing a platform for women to become flexible entrepreneurs and earn money on their terms says Marjorie Saint-Lot, Head of Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire, Uber.
Uber rides back into Tanzania
Company has today announced the resumption of its services in the East African country following a pause instituted in April 2022.
Bolt launches €10-m Environmental Impact Fund
Kenya-based M-Kopa will be the first beneficiary of the fund.
On-demand transport firm SWVL moves on Kenya expansion
Company outlines strategy to use US$15-million from latest series funding.
French taxi app raises US$38-million for Francophone Africa expansion
Uber competitor plans to launch in Algeria, Cameroon and Senegal in 2019.
Uber, JUMO partner to roll out vehicle finance platform
JUMO Drive piloted in Kenya, with plans to expand offering across Sub-Saharan Africa in 2019.
Kenyans to pay more for digital ride hailing services
Taxify and LittleCab confirm increases, while Uber will review existing agreements before making any decision.
Some ride-hailing drivers use tech to defraud customers
Driver partners affiliated to Uber and Taxify are accused of manipulating the system to cash-in on unsuspecting customers.
Uber, Taxify drivers demand higher percentage split
Drivers from the e-hailing companies took to the streets yesterday to protest lower income margins due to rising fuel prices.
Uber Movement unveiled at East Africa Com
Company to exploit enhanced mapping technology, data sharing and ride sharing.
SA police call for vigilance after Taxify murder
Law enforcement makes appeal following murder that could be linked to an ongoing turf war between metered taxis and raid hailing services.