Tag: Uber

List: The 5 Taxi-Hailing Companies Licensed To Operate In Kenya

Only five digital taxi hailing companies have been approved by The National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) to operate in Kenya. NTSA released a notice on Monday, October 31 revealing a list of the five companies licensed to operate in the country as: Uber,...

Uber: Kenyans Leaving ‘Brown Envelopes’ in Cabs

The capital, Nairobi, was named as the Most Forgetful City. The data also revealed that Uber clients are most forgetful on Fridays and Mondays.

Imran Manji Appointed Uber Boss For East Africa

Uber has announced the appointment of Imran Manji as the new Head of East Africa. Imran previously worked as co-CEO for TowerTech Africa, a leading manufacturer and supplier of towers in East Africa. Previously, he worked for Bain & Company, a strategy consulting firm. In his new...

Moove Enters Kenya, Broadens Vehicle Financing To Bikes and Trucks

Moove, an African mobility fintech, has launched operations in Nairobi, its first city in East Africa and sixth on the continent. To expand their vehicle and product offerings to customers, the revenue-based vehicle financing company has partnered with Uber to allow ride-hailing and delivery...

Espartanos Africa Volunteers Get Free Uber Trips For A Year

Non-profit organization Espartanos Africa has partnered with taxi-hailing app Uber to provide free Uber ChapChap rides to their volunteers for a year. Espartanos Africa seeks to reduce law breakage and recidivism in Africa by successfully reintegrating former convicts into society. According to the organisation, transport should...

5 Uber Drivers Talk Money, Life and What Fuels Them

According to Nomathemba, the flexibility of being a driver allows her to also take care of her business and be the boss of her schedule while receiving an extra income.