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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.

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

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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

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    4 comments on “Uber Lagos Made Its 1 Millionth Trip This Month, Plus Other Interesting Data

    1. ỌBÁDÁRÀ says:

      … WELL, FOR THEIR KIND OF BUSINESS, ITS A MILESTONE. HOWBEIT, I KNOW THAT NO MATTER THE SITUATION, THE ECONOMY OF NIGERIA CAN ALWAYS THRIVE…

    2. Victor Molokwu says:

      Hmm…that’s impressive…

    3. this goes to show that no matter how poor our economy is, opportunities exist, well done uber, we are still waiting for you guys over here in kano.

    4. Adeniji Micheal says:

      Good for them…. Uber are really making wave here… Awesome

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