Former Uber boss pilots rent a bike venture in Nairobi

Ex-Uber executive Loic Amado and his wife Valery Super, with the electric bikes
Ex-Uber executive Loic Amado and his wife Valery Super, with the electric bikes at the Opibus warehouse in Embakasi on April 23, 2021
Photo credit: DIANA NGILA

What you need to know:

  • Couple yet to finalise on the rent price, but for a start, at Karura Forest, the bike could be rented out for about Sh1,000 for two hours. 

Precious Mong’ina would walk several kilometres to get to school, a journey that would take one hour and 30 minutes on most mornings whenever bus fare was hard to come by. She would cover a similar amount of time on the return trip, arriving home way past nightfall.

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