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Uber Lagos Made Its 1 Millionth Trip This Month, Plus Other Interesting Data

Despite the difficult economic situation in the Country, Uber Lagos reached an impressive milestone this month. The company took to its blog to announce that it had facilitated over a million trips in Lagos, this means within 2 years, Uber carried out 30% more rides than it did over the same period in London.


They have also enabled over 1,000 economic opportunities in Nigeria.


Other milestones reached include:

  • Moved over 40 nationalities in the country.
  • Travelled approximately 9,000,000 km in the time they’ve been here.
  • Expanded to Abuja.
  • Created an opportunity for Nigerians  pitch their ideas to through UberPITCH.
  • Delighted Nigerians with UberCUPCAKES, UberICECREAM and even arranged an exclusive meet and greet with Banky W.

These results are really impressive, especially when you consider the current state of Uber’s major competitors in the country,

Images source: Uber’s Newsroom


  1. ỌBÁDÁRÀ July 30, 2016
  2. Victor Molokwu July 30, 2016
  3. Techarewa blog July 30, 2016
  4. Adeniji Micheal July 30, 2016

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