Getting around major cities and metropolis in Nigeria has always been problematic, with issues like bad city planning and exorbitant transport fares, but to mention a few. Cheap and comfortable transportation services have never been in higher demand among young adults and professionals. Introducing Smart Cab Nigeria!
SmartCab, a taxi hailing Technology Company, was on Tuesday, February 29, 2017, officially launched in Nigeria at the Bespoke Center, Lekki, Lagos State. The company which kicked off operations in Lagos, Ibadan, Benin, Port Harcourt and Abuja is targeted at providing comfortable and cost effective means of transportation for Nigerians across all socioeconomic status.
Speaking at the launch of the company, Jubril Arogundade, Country Manager, SmartCab, said: “Our target is to make sure all Nigerians have access to top notch transport services while at the same time offering investors and partners an opportunity to generate revenue by joining our platform and converting their vehicles to income generating assets.
We are an indigenous company, initiated by young Nigerians with clear goals to empower other young people within the country.” Arogundade also disclosed that all SmartCab vehicles are equipped with Airtel enabled internet Wi-Fi as well as security utilities and insurance cover to ensure safety and protection of drivers as well as commuters.