Uber wins back license to operate in London

Posted by - September 29, 2020

Uber has won its battle to continue operating in London, one of its biggest markets globally, after a judge found that the company had sufficiently addressed safety concerns over driver verification. The news comes after a three-year battle with Transport for London (TfL), the government body responsible for transport in the U.K. capital, that started

Uber Appoints Efosa Aiyevbomwan as New Communication Head for West Africa

Posted by - November 28, 2019

An American multinational ridesharing company Uber is pleased to announced the appointment of Efosa Aiyevbomwan as the new Head of Communication for its West African operations. With over a decade global experience across communication and brand marketing, Aiyevbomwan is expected lead all communication and media engagement of the company to further promote the Uber brand

Uber acquires its competitor ride hailing app Careem

Posted by - March 26, 2019

Uber has announced that it has reached an agreement with Careem to acquire it for $3.1bn, consisting of $1.7bn in convertible notes and $1.4bn in cash. The acquisition of Careem is subject to applicable regulatory approvals. The transaction is expected to close in Q1 of 2020. Uber will acquire all of Careem’s mobility, delivery, and

Toyota invests $500m into Uber to produce self-driving vehicles

Posted by - August 30, 2018

Toyota infuses $500 million in uber in order to be part of a deal to jointly work together on mass-production and development of self-driving cars in a bid by both to catch up to rivals in the hotly competitive autonomous driving business. Toyota said in a statement that, the deal is aimed at advancing and

Uber Unveils New Campaign, Gives Driver –Partner Car Gift

Posted by - July 27, 2018

10 billion trips and still counting… That is the story of Uber. Company celebrates fourth year of operations in Lagos. The global technology brand, Uber, has unveiled its new advert campaign tagged “Moments that Matter.” Also, Mr Banjo Olayemi, one of its driver-partners got a brand-new car from the ongoing Uber’s uberFREEKICK campaign. The presentation

Uber on Track for a 2019 IPO – CEO

Posted by - June 7, 2018

hief Executive Officer of Uber, Dara Khosrowshahi has said the company is on track to go public in 2019. “We’re in a good position in terms of the company’s profile, in terms of profitability and margins continue to get better,” Khosrowshahi told CNBC’s Carl Quintanilla at the Code Conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, California. Khosrowshahi