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September 11, 2017 7:52 AM E-taxi drivers down their tools

E-hailing drivers on Uber, Taxify, Little and Mondo Ride platforms have gone on strike in Nairobi. The drivers are protesting against unfriendly policies by their service providers. “We online drivers and partners would like to inform our esteemed customers that as from this coming Monday 11/9/2017 our services shall not be available until further notice 7

September 8, 2017 4:39 PM HUrricane Irma: When will Uber and Lyft suspend service in South Florida?

With Hurricane Irma rapidly approaching South Florida, Uber has already suspended its ride-sharing services in the Florida Keys. Lyft has announced it will do the same at midnight Friday. Riders in Miami-Dade and Broward counties can continue to use the services until weather conditions deteriorate to the point where it is considered too unsafe to be on the roads 1

August 31, 2017 3:50 AM 'We're at God's mercy': Texas coast doused with new assault from Harvey's rain and winds

The biggest rainstorm in U.S. mainland history made a second landfall on the Gulf Coast on Wednesday, cutting a devastating path across southeast Texas and southwest Louisiana — even as the sun began to emerge in Houston and some residents returned to their waterlogged homes. A string of coastal Texas cities were engulfed in water as Harvey came ashore

August 4, 2017 6:07 AM Big Kev the ultimate Mr Fix It: He’d network people- pick up that call, make the connection

If you google ‘Mister and Miss University Kenya National Theatre, 1997’, you will learn of a World Cup qualifier in Tunis in the September of 1997, the Department of Theatre and Drama in Indiana university, ditto the faculty of Drake University ( not the annoying musician) and Mr. John K. Djisenu of Ghana. What you will not learn is that Kevin Ombajo 1

July 25, 2017 5:18 AM Uber driver caught by passenger allegedly receiving oral sex from lady friend

UBER has reportedly suspended a driver after a customer claimed the man was engaged in sex acts with a woman during the “dangerous and inappropriate” trip. Aner Manuel, of Boston, took to the company’s Facebook page to complain about a trip where his driver appeared to receive oral sex from a woman. According to Manuel, he got in the car and noticed 5

June 21, 2017 2:41 PM Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns after months of damaging headlines

Back in April, former Fox News employee Bill O'Reilly took a long vacation from which he never returned. Now, Uber's uber-bro CEO, Travis Kalanick, is following the same play. Last December, Kalanick launched a pilot program involving self-driving cars in San Francisco. Unfortunately, he did so without getting approval from the California Department 11

June 15, 2017 6:57 PM Captains of Industry: Loïc Amado ,Uber East Africa’s General Manager

Ride-hailing company, Uber has had its fair share of confrontation with drivers across the globe and right here in kenya. The application is a seamless smartphone tool that matches clients with freelance drivers. At the heart of the many disputes is lower charges, which drivers oppose. However, the general manager for East Africa, Loïc Amado, says relations 18

June 12, 2017 3:30 AM Melania Trump heads for Washington 'petri dish'

Washington – The US first couple has hardly got off to a conventional start. Now, after a period spent apart, it's in for a very public test: life together in the petri dish that is Washington. President Donald Trump, for instance, all but ignored First Lady Melania - left clambering out of a limo in a sumptuous, light blue designer dress and bearing 43

June 9, 2017 1:55 PM Facebook posts mocking the Thai royal family lead to a 35-year prison sentence

Uber is interviewing engineers from Luxe valet service  • Trump's tweet caused a leak: On May 12, Trump tweeted that Comey better hope there were no tapes of their conversations. This tweet prompted Comey to ask a friend to leak his exchanges with Trump to the press. The former FBI head said he hoped it would prompt the appointment of a special prosecutor 4

June 7, 2017 3:35 AM In Pittsburgh, the 'Paris of the Appalachians,' they're not buying Trump's climate talk

The mayor needed a break, and now he had a cold beer and a shot of whiskey on the table in front of him. His Penguins ball cap was pulled low. His dress shirt was untucked. Bill Peduto was tired after days of firing off defiant tweets, issuing city proclamations and running to speak at rallies and give interviews to media from around the world - generally 4