In an article done by Elite Daily last year, some of the reasons why New York was considered the most loved cities of the world had reasons such as never needing a designated driver, not needing a car, and taxis are considered relatively inexpensive compared to other places in the world. Taxis are considered one of New York’s landmarks and out of the 46,000 available taxi’s, there, 170 of them are driven by women.
And now, Easy Taxi one of the fastest growing booking applications in Nairobi can also boast of their gender mix of drivers, having 7 female drivers to date since they launched in Kenya last year. This number may not significantly stand out as compared to the numbers of female drivers in NewYork, but it shouldn‘t be considred a small feat either, given that in many parts of the world and more so in Africa, driving a taxi has been considered a profession that is predominantly owned by men.
The preference for female drivers is one that female passengers seem to appreciate, epsecially when travelling at night. “I feel like there’s a …read more
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