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See Uber management’s reaction to murder of driver in Surulere

Days after InsideMainland exclusively reported the murder of an Uber driver, Utibe Akpan, by security guards in Surulere, Lagos Mainland, and the subsequent arrest of one of the suspects, the management of the transport company has reacted to the murder. In a press release sent directly to InsideMainland from the Uber

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Apprehension as security guards murder resident in Surulere

There was pandemonium in Ikenne Street, Surulere, Lagos, on Saturday, October 14, 2017, after residents of the area discovered the body of an Uber driver dumped in the area by unidentified men. The deceased, Utibe Akpan, who is also a resident of the area, was allegedly killed by security guards who

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Suicidal Uber driver charged to court

Few days after security operatives attached to the Lagos State Police Command rescued an Uber driver, Mr. Hammed Olojo, from plunging into the lagoon, the Police has charged the driver before an Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court. Mr. Olojo was brought before Magistrate O.O.A. Fowowe-Erusiafe on a charge of attempted suicide. In his

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Uber drivers halt Lagos movement over 40% price reduction

Days after transportation network company, Uber, slashed its fare rates by 40%, the driver-partners in the scheme have embarked upon a peaceful protest against the decision. The decision to embark on the strike by the drivers became a necessity after the Uber management refused to change the 25% rate charged on

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Uber Nigeria reacts to reports of slain driver

Hours after news of the murdered Uber driver, Ehobosa Alex. E, surfaced across media platforms, the management of Uber Nigeria has reacted to the claims. The deceased was a registered driver on their network, the management said in a statement obtained by InsideMainland. However, the company claimed the deceased was not logged

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