Global ride sharing app Uber, is experiencing different development trajectories in its two major African markets, Kenya and South Africa.
The success of the business irked traditional taxi operators in Kenya who attacked Uber drivers. That violence only made the service more popular.
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Love and hate all around for Uber, but Africa offers a lifeline - and a hint to how we can create a new world
Uber drivers are probably the only demographic in Africa at that income level with 100% smartphone ownership.