Uber is coming to Kenya, following launches in South Africa, Nigeria, and Egypt

Uber, the rapidly growing taxi app, is preparing to launch in Kenya. The company has advertised three vacancies for the Nairobi office on its careers site, an indication it may be starting operations in the city in the coming months.

Uber is already operational in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Cairo and Lagos and in over 200 other cities across US, Asia, Australia and Europe. The ridesharing company will have to contend with Brazilian start-up Easy Taxi, which is already in Nairobi and in 60 other cities.

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