Uber announces new rates after drivers’ protest

The minimum fare prices for Uber in Nairobi will now be Sh300 from the previous Sh.200, with fare per kilometer also increasing to Sh42 from Sh.35. Uber Kenya has announced this increase in what it says is a structure designed to encourage more riders on the road and to help increase trips for its drivers. […]

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Here are some basics of getting around over the festive season with Uber

Last week Uber released a set of guidelines aimed at making riders enjoy their rides. Many of those rules were common sense principles and explained the kind of behavior that may lead riders and drivers to lose access to Uber. Among the guidelines, passengers who use inappropriate and abusive languages or gestures or if they […]

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Uber will ban you from using the service if you do the following

Uber will soon ban you from the service and drivers suspended from the app if you violate any of the guidelines the company just released. These ground rules, according to Uber are designed to ensure that riders and drivers have a five-star ride when using the service. Many of these rules are common sense principles […]

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Little Cabs launches USDD short code to target more users.

Safaricom powered Taxi-hailing service Little Cabs will now be accessible to non-smartphone users. Craft Silicon, the organisation behind the cab services has announced the introduction of Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) hailing option. Through the short code *826# owners of feature mobile phones will also be able to enjoy the benefits of Little cab services. […]

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