Uber isn’t settling easy in Cape Town, and the company is crowd-sourcing support against transport licensing terms limiting its operation. So far, 13,000 Cape Town denizens have signed on that one. Here are the stories that made the rounds across Africa today.
Uber’s drive to raise public support for its e-hailing service in Cape Town, South Africa has received over 13,000 signatures within its first week amid unresolved regulatory ground in Uber’s operation in the city.
Nigeria-based polling and analytics service, NOIPolls has announced the launch of its NOIPolls mobile app.
And the company is still selling in six more. The company is doing this because it needs to service debt of up to $10.64 billion it has accumulated from working in the region without profit.
It just joined the PCI security standard council. The PCI standards is a global guideline that enforces adherence to information security controls and data protection guidelines.
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Civic technology organization, BudgIT has launched BudgIT for Business, a paid model of its current data analysis and infographics design offerings.
Startup accelerator and incubator, Spark International has unveiled seventeen new startups for its July 2015 program.