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We have invested heavily in driver and passenger safety - Uber

21 February 2020 5:07 PM
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Uber Sub-Saharan Africa general manager Alon Lit says their prices have not changed drastically since 2013.

E-hailing service Uber says its prices have not changed since they launched in 2013.

The Competition Commission's preliminary report and-based public passenger transport had Uber drivers are earning a lot less than what they were in 2013.

Joanne Joseph speaks to Uber Sub-Saharan Africa general manager Alon Lits.

RELATED: Uber drivers' earnings dropped drastically since 2013 - Competition Commission

We are the only player in the e-hailing space that holds a waiting list, which means we are monitoring demand and supply in the market.

Alon Lits, ​General manager - Sub-Saharan Africa Uber 

We have invested heavily in safety and we have an emergency number available for drivers and passengers.

Alon Lits, ​General manager - Sub-Saharan Africa Uber 

RELATED: E-hailing drivers block Joburg roads in protest over safety and high commission

At the end of the day, we are building a business and we are earning our service fee and it is important that we are building a sustainable business for Uber.

Alon Lits, ​General Manager - Sub-Saharan Africa Uber

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21 February 2020 5:07 PM
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