Safe Boda to exit Kenya at end of November

In Summary

• The company said the COVID-19 pandemic had weighed heavily on its operations turning its business sustainability into the future, a going concern.

•  While Nairobi is seeing some economic recovery from COVID-19, bod transportation has been hit hard. 

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Cab service provider Safe Boda has announced its exit from the Kenyan market effective from November 27.

In a statement released on Monday, the company said the Covid-19 pandemic had weighed heavily on its operation, turning its business sustainability into the future, a going concern.

“Safe Boda has made a very difficult decision to pause rides and send services from November 27, 2020.

“While Nairobi is seeing some economic recovery from COVID-19, boda transportation has been hit hard.

"This has meant our business cannot sustainably operate in this environment and unfortunately the timeline for a full recovery cannot be certain,” Safe Boda stated.