In Kenya, Safaricom’s Little Cab app goes head to head with Uber

  • Posted on: 1 August 2016
  • By: Sanyu FM

Even as a deal is imminent between Uber and its closest competitor Didi Chuxing in the immense Chinese market, competition in ride-sharing continues to intensify around the globe.

Africa is one region where entrants continue to pile in. In Kenya’s tech transit market, which already includes Uber and several other startups, Safaricom, the country’s largest telecom and fintech firm, has recently launched its first ride-hailing app called Little Cab.

The product comes via a partnership with Craft Silicon, a Nairobi based software company.

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