A video has since gone viral on the internet in which an Uber driver is seen assaulting one of his passengers with a whip.
While the emergence of taxi hailing companies in Nigeria has brought about comfort for many people, it appears the issue of safety and cordial respect between drivers and riders continuous to be an issue.
Currently trending on social media is a disturbing video of an Uber driver physically assaulting one of his female riders with a whip.
In the video, he is heard asking them to get down from his ride and having realized he is been recorded, attacked the lady with the whip in his hands.
Watch video below:
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While the video left many social media users outraged, many others were more curious about what had initially transpired between the driver and the ladies that led to the assault.
There were some who suggested that these taxi-hailing companies should install dashcams in all registered cars for situations like this.
See reactions below:
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The company involved have reacted to the video, revealing that the case is currently under investigation.
See tweet below:
In another story, an Uber driver has met with his water-loo after he was picked up by officers of the law for allegedly burglarizing his passengers’ home and robbing another home in the neighborhood.
According to reports gathered by Fox Carolina, the incident played out after the driver identified as Jackie-Gordon Wilson, picked up the passengers from their home in San Mateo and drove them off to the San Francisco airport.
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