Little Ride sets its sights on conquering regional bloc

1 June 2018

Digital Content

Safaricom-backed online taxi-hailing app Little has announced plans to launch its services in Rwanda within a month.

The announcement comes barely a month after Little rolled out its services in Uganda.

Little’s team is in Rwanda in preparation for the June launch as the ride-hailing firm increases expansion momentum in the East African region. The company plans to roll out its services in West Africa after conquering East Africa.

“Little is an African product, and we must be spreading our wings to all the African countries. Kigali is a smaller city compared to Nairobi and Kampala but we have sufficient resources towards the growth in Rwanda,” said Craft Silicon founder Kamal Budhabhatti.

Craft Silicon is the Kenyan tech firm that developed the taxi-hailing app.

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