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28 Feb 2020
Lagos State Government is planning to put in place a new regulation for ride-hailing companies operating in the state - a regulation that may hobble operations of car-hailing companies. Under the new regulations, which come into effect on March 1, drivers on ride-hailing platforms are required to have LASDRI card and a driver badge issued…
6 Jan 2020
Singer Orezi has demanded a sum of N100 million as damages from Bolt for "medical bills, downtime and loss of income" after he was involved in a car crash on Third Mainland Bridge when riding in a cab he hailed on the cab-hailing platform. Orezi said he hailed a cab on Bolt's app on December…
19 Jun 2019
Bolt yesterday launched a new transport scheme, Bolt for Business, to allow companies of all sizes to manage and pay for corporate trips via a single, easy-to-use portal. This addition to the Bolt range of services broadens the positive impact of on-demand transport for businesses, as companies can now democratise access to jobs by removing…
7 Jun 2019
Europe and Africa’s fastest growing transportation service, Bolt, has rallied the Nigerian public to give to the needy during recent Ramadan period. Bolt riders in Lagos and Abuja, joined in a mass collection effort aimed at bringing hope to the less fortunate by donating clothes, canned food items, toiletries and other non-perishable goods. The public…
19 Apr 2019
A leading European on-demand transportation platform, Taxify, has rebranded, with change of name to Bolt and a new logo.The changes bring the brand identity in line with the company’s broader vision of transportation....
9 Mar 2019
Taxify is changing its name to Bolt and introducing a new logo. The update brings the brand identity in line with the company’s broader vision of transportation that has already expanded from ride hailing with cars and motorbikes to scooter sharing. Speaking on why the company chose to make the change, Markus Villig, CEO and…
15 May 2016
World 100- and 200-meter record holder Usain Bolt of Jamaica opened his 2016 season Saturday with a 100m victory in 10.05 seconds at the Cayman Invitational.
9 May 2016
American Justin Gatlin, roared to a 100 metres victory in Japan yesterday, as track and field’s pantomime villain kicked off his preparations for this summer’s Rio Olympics.


49 mins ago
Leicester piled pressure on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with a late goal spree in their thrilling 4-2 victory against troubled Manchester United on Saturday.
55 mins ago
Pep Guardiola says he wants Raheem Sterling to fight for his place at Manchester City after the frustrated forward admitted he "would be open" to leaving the Premier League champions.
1 hour ago
Erling Haaland marked his return from injury with two goals on Saturday as Borussia Dortmund beat Mainz 3-1 to go top of the Bundesliga overnight. Norwegian prodigy Haaland missed Dortmund's last four games in all competitions with a thigh complaint, but returned against Mainz to score his third brace in as many appearances and take…
3 hours ago
The Permanent Secretary, Political and Economic Affairs in the Office of the Secretary  to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Andrew Adejo, has said that a divided Nigeria cannot survive and  prosper.
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The Saudi-led coalition supporting Yemen's government said Saturday it had killed 160 Huthi rebels in strikes south of the strategic city of Marib, where loyalists say rebels have made advances. "We carried out 32 strikes... in Abdiya over the past 24 hours," the coalition said, cited by the official Saudi Press Agency, adding that "11…