Uber on Friday sealed pact with Germaine Auto Centre - a Nigerian based auto service and maintenance company - to provide maintenance services to its driver partners.
Chinese motor vehicle dealer Foton, East Africa's multi-million shilling Nairobi assembly plant, is set to be auctioned to repay debts.
Peugeot Citroen South Africa has appointed Francisco Gaie as the new Managing Director.
Senegal is counting on a new Dkar Bus Rapid Transit pilot project to reduce by half the average rush hour in-vehicle travel time by public transport.
Worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, AGCO has announced it intends to develop its Challenger farm machinery business in Africa.
High tech brand company involved in sale of tractors and harvesting machines Fendt has introduced to the South African market four tractors as it seeks to establish a toe hold in the African market.
Scania has established Ghana's first vocational training scheme for heavy vehicle service technicians. Scania and other industry partners will provide in-kind and personnel support with additional funding from the German Corporation for International Cooperation, GIZ.
[Algeria] NXP delivers electronic driver licenses and vehicle registration smart cards to tame fraud
NXP Semiconductors N.V has announced that its partner HB Technologies, the leader in Algeria for secure solutions based on smartcard designs, chose NXP’s SmartMX2 microcontroller for the country’s new secure electronic driver license and vehicle registration smartcards.
Japanese automobiles powerhouse Honda Motors is mulling opening an assembly plant in Burundi’s capital Bunjumbura in the medium term.
American Auto Parts LTD (AAPL), in partnership with TATA Motors Holdings Ghana, is to establish an Automobile Technical Institute to train artisans and mechanics in industrial best practices, in line with the Government’s efforts to transform local industries.
General Motors EA has inked an asset finance partnership with tier two lender Cooperative Bank which paves way for the bank’s MSME clients getting a 95 per cent financing on Isuzu vehicles.
Isuzu Motors and General Motors Co. have reached an agreement that Isuzu will invest in General Motors East Africa, GMEA. Isuzu is making this investment with the intention of expanding its commercial vehicle production and sales in Eastern Africa.
Leading global Motorparts manufacturer Federal-Mogul Corporation has stepped up its efforts to expand its reach in Kenya, with an eye on the East Africa market.