Entries by peter

How to stay safe while using e-hailing services and public transport

E-hailing services are convenient, reliable, comfortable and cost-effective. But, they are also controversial, with ongoing violence levelled at the popular services that enable users to make use of mobile apps to order taxis. Because these e-hailing services provide an alternative to the more traditional metered taxi and public transport services, there are unfortunately times when […]

Taxi Caught in Shootout

True to its mission of connecting citizens to safety in emergency situations, Namola successfully helped Lucia through a recent traumatic event, “Their response was very quick and the Namola team was really amazing.” The Namola Response Centre received a request for help when Lucia was shot at while using an e-hailing service, allegedly by armed […]