Uber, taxify drivers form union, raises the alarm over ridiculous charges by foreign app companies
Having explored all options to express its displeasure over exorbitant charges and alleged fake insurance policies by foreign e-hailing companies operating in Nigeria, Uber and Taxify drivers...
Uber driver docked for allegedly stealing car
An Uber driver, David Amuche, was on Monday brought before a Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly absconding with his employer’s Honda Accord car, valued at N2 million.
Egypt court orders Uber and Careem to cease operations
Egypt's administrative court issued a ruling on Tuesday stopping the operations of Uber and Careem, state media reported, although both ride-sharing apps said their services were not suspended. The two services had sparked protests by taxi drivers who complained that their drivers were not required to pay the hefty fees to operate transportation vehicles. The…
Self-driving car kills woman in the US
Uber said Monday it is cooperating with police following a deadly accident involving one of the ride-share company's self-driving cars in Arizona. The Uber vehicle was in autonomous mode, with an operator behind the wheel, when it hit a woman walking in the street in the city of Tempe, according to the San Francisco-based company.…
#BelieveinHer: Uber makes case for female leadership with IWD 2018 lunch event
The event started off with a panel discussion featuring Lola Kassim; General Manager, Francesca Uriri; Head Communications, Margaret Banasko; Country Marketing Lead and Jackie Omotalade; Head Policy, all female members of the Uber West Africa team.
US prosecutors confirm Uber target of criminal probe
A letter made public Wednesday in Waymo's civil suit against Uber over swiped self-driving car secrets confirmed the ride-share service is the target of a US criminal investigation.
Uber in legal crosshairs over hack cover-up
Two US states said Wednesday they are investigating Uber's cover-up of a hack at the ride-sharing giant that compromised the personal information of 57 million users and drivers.
Uber clears the way for SoftBank investment: report
Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and an influential investor in the ride-sharing company have resolved a feud that will clear the path for Japan's SoftBank to acquire a stake in the firm, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday.
Uber rolls out new features to support driver-partners needs
Driver-partners in Nigeria can now choose to drive on their own terms with the newly introduced features unveiled by Uber.