Bolt Entrepreneurship Ride-hailing Women

Bolt launches #WomeninTech Internship Program For 3rd Consecutive Year Across Africa

Bolt, an on-demand transport platform in Africa, has launched its #WomeninTech internship program for the third year running across Kenya,

Mobility Ride-hailing

Bolt to Invest Over €500bn in Africa Over Next Two Years

Bolt, the mobility app in Africa, has announced plans to invest €500 million in its operations on the continent over

Business Ride-hailing

Bolt Launches Ride-hailing Inter-city Trip to Increase Quality of Inter-city Travel

Bolt, the mobility company, has launched a feature that will allow its riders to request inter-city rides in Nigeria. The

Electric Vehicle Ride-hailing

Swvl Partners Mybuxi to Launch On-Demand Electric Vehicle Service in Switzerland

Swvl, a global provider of transformative tech-enabled mass transit solutions, has partnered with MyBuxi to launch an on-demand transit electric vehicle service


Bolt Chooses Kenya to Locate its Africa Regional Office

Bolt, the ride-hailing company, has opened its Africa head office in Nairobi, Kenya to leverage the city’s strategic position to

Didi Chuxing

Chinese Ride-hailing Startup, DiDi Shuts Down South African Operations

DiDi Chuxing, the Chinese ride-hailing company, has shut down its operations in South Africa just a year after it started

Business Ride-hailing

Egyptian Bus-hailing Firm Swvl Commences Trading on Nasdaq

Swvl, the Egyptian mass transit and shared mobility services provider, has begun trading on the Nasdaq. The firm’s co-founder and

Ride-hailing Uber

Uber Granted 30-month License to Operate in London

Uber has finally been granted a 30-month licence to operate private hire vehicles in London. The ride-hailing firm said that

Funding Investment Ride-hailing

Egypt’s Swvl Gets $10m From European Bank

Swvl, the Egyptian on-demand bus-hailing firm, has secured a $10m investment from The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

Acquisition Mobility Ride-hailing

Nigerian Mobility Startup, Transtura Acquires WazoMoney

Transtura, a Nigerian ride-hailing startup, has acquired WazoMoney, a fintech startup that provides simplified payment solutions. The acquisition will enable