Bolt Partners With NGO To Get Vaccinators To And From Vaccine Sites


Sept. 1, 2021, 1:56 p.m.

According to Bolt, using the ride-hailing service for transportation to and from a vaccination site is a great alternative to public transport, as passengers can hail a ride when they’re ready to go without having to wait for public transport to be available.

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PickMeUp Is Set To Take On Bolt And Uber In Lagos With New Funds And Strategies


July 8, 2021, 2:29 p.m.

In a virtual chat, Okaredje said that his decision to start PickMeUp was borne out of a desire to address the lack of ride-hailing services in his city of Warri, as well as the large un-serviced market in Nigeria and Africa at large.

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Kenya Becomes The First African Market To Have Bolt’s Electric Bikes And Tuk-tuks


June 9, 2021, 11:06 a.m.

According to Bolt, this is to reduce its ecological footprint, tackle the issue of the constant fluctuation in fuel prices, and stabilize the growth of drivers’ earnings.

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Bolt’s Drive4WITech Initiative Is Propelling Gender-inclusion In Africa

Press Release

May 12, 2021, 2:18 p.m.

The interns chosen are made up of undergraduate and post-graduates across different interests with three lucky Nigerians – Onyekachukwu Orji, Miracle Nebo, and Oluwakorede Oseni selected in the tightly contested program.

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Uber And Bolt Drivers In Lagos Begin Strike Action Today To Protest “Systemic Slavery”


April 19, 2021, 1:34 p.m.

Under the umbrella of the Professional E-hailing Drivers and Partners Association (PEDPA), Uber and Bolt drivers in Lagos have begun a strike action today. The two companies are the biggest players in Nigeria’s ride-hailing industry and have competed for years since their entrance into the Nigerian market in 2014 and 2016 respectively.

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Ghanaian Women To Receive Support From Bolt to launch businesses In Honor Of International Women’s Day


March 5, 2021, 1:13 p.m.

Bolt will be supporting Ghanaian women kick off businesses in the tech space in honor of International Women’s Day.

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