Bollywood Actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja Slams Uber After 'Scariest Experience'
Bollywood star Sonam Kapoor Ahuja has advised Uber users against using the ridesharing app in London after suffering "the scariest experience" with a driver in the British capital. The award-winning actress, 34, daughter of "Slumdog Millionaire" star Anil Kapoor, said her driver was apparently "unstable and was yelling and shouting" during the journey. "I was…
Uber reveals thousands of reported sexual assaults in US
Nearly 6,000 sexual assaults, including more than 450 cases of rape, were reported to Uber in the United States in 2017 and 2018, the ridesharing company said Thursday, as it faces increasing pressure over its response to abuse complaints.
Poor financial literacy is responsible for the gap in Nigeria’s financial inclusion
Omilola Oshikoya International is a wealth and finance advisory, training and coaching company founded in 2015 by Africa’s wealth connoisseur, Omilola Oshikoya. Recently launching the Tech World of Finance under Wofin Tech Limited, a subsidiary, she talks to TOBI AWODIPE on what WOFIN is all about and how it can help reduce the financial inclusion…
Uber and Lori Systems partner with TechCabal on Transport, Logistics & Mobility Townhall
TechCabal’s Mobility Townhall will bring together the most knowledgeable and influential transportation entrepreneurs, investors and policymakers at Zone Tech Park, Gbagada Expressway, Lagos to explore, discuss and define the activity in Africa’s mobility sector, the challenges and what the future holds. The event holds on the 27th of September, 2019 at 9:00 am.
Uber trims more staff as it seeks a route to profit
Uber on Tuesday said it was laying off about eight percent of its product and engineering teams as the smartphone-summoned ride service tries to map a route to profitability.
My experience With Uber In Nigeria
My experience of using Uber in Lagos was an eye-opener on how some Passengers/Riders are scammed especially if payment is made by debit/credit card. I fell a victim to some unscrupulous Uber Drivers as all my trips were automatically paid for via debit card I registered on my Uber account.
US stocks open lower, Uber sinks
Wall Street stocks opened lower Friday amid lingering worries over slowing global growth and the escalating US-China trade war, and as Uber shares sank on disappointing results.
5 Apps Every Woman Should Have
Your smartphone can do a whole lot more than you imagine. It can do more than just share photo updates on Instagram or keep up with the gossip on Twitter. With the right apps, your smartphone can be a life-changer. Here are 5 essential apps that every woman should have: Clue Clue is an easy…
Lagos to partner Uber on water transportation
Lagos State deputy governor Obafemi Hamzat Thursday disclosed that the government is in negotiating a partnership with Uber on water transportation. Hamzat, who represented the governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made the disclosure at the 4th Traffic Radio Lecture Series themed 'Lagos beyond roads; The intermodal transport option' in Ikeja. "On our waterways, we are working on…
Uber to launch boat taxis in traffic-congested Lagos
Uber Technology Inc. is planning to launch its boat business in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital and biggest city, to beat traffic congestion. The ride-hailing service company is in talks with the Lagos State government and regulatory authorities to start Uber Boats services on its waterways, Uber’s Chief Business Officer Brooks Entwistle said Thursday in an…