Tag: Bolt


Bolt Launches Car Financing Program for Nigeria Driver Partners

Cab app Bolt has announced a partnership with Metro Africa Express, MAX, in a move that will see drivers access a vehicle financing program...
An image of an electric tuk tuk launched by Bolt in Nairobi as the company seeks to fulfil the demand for light, smart and green modes of transport. The initiative will also serve to eliminate the challenges associated with constant fluctuating fuel prices which currently form the most significant operating cost for drivers and couriers.

Bolt Unveils Electric Tuk Tuks, Bikes and Bicycles in Kenya

Bolt, an on-demand transportation platform has unveiled electric tuk-tuks, and e-bicycles on its platform as the company expands its greener transport options in Kenya...

Strike Looming As Kenya E-Taxi Drivers Demand Worker Benefits

E-taxi drivers have threatened a strike if digital car apps and their associated organizations do not address some of their issues, most of them...
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Bolt Protect Is a New Category With Enhanced COVID-19 Prevention Measures

Bolt, the Estonian rideshare company announced new set of measures to prevent the transmission of the COVID-19 disease between drivers and passengers. Their new Bolt...

Taxi App Bolt Secures KES 5.6 Billion Investment for R&D with Focus on Safety Features

The e-taxi market in Kenya, mainly in Nairobi, has many players that offer mostly the same services but with varying perks. The popularity of...
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Here is a List of Phones that Uber Kenya and Little Have Banned Their Partners From Using

Here is a list of phones that ride sharing companies (Uber and Little) have banned or blacklisted from being used by their ride partners

Kenya E-taxi Drivers Engage in a Go Slow, Cite Unmet Promises

The bad blood between e-taxi drivers and their employers (or business partners) did not start yesterday. The strained relationship between the two businesses can...

Instagram unveils Bolt, a new photo messaging Snapchat-like app

It appeared by mistake a week ago as an in-app ad to some Instagram users and we've been crossing our fingers ever since to...