Uber Business in Nigeria : How to start Uber Business

How to start Uber Business in Nigeria

Uber Can be seen as a  platform where the people that  drive and deliver goods/Product can connect with riders, eaters, and restaurants. In cities/country where Uber is available, Customers can also use the Uber app  to request for  a ride.

Uber Business in Nigeria

This app allows you to Chase your passion for driving while getting paid for it.

How much money am I expected to be earning by driving Uber?

Uber can take 25 percent from each fare. Although Uber claims driver earn 25$ per hour.

Requirements needed to start  Uber Business in Nigeria

4-door sedan in good condition.

Seat at for 4 passengers in addition to the driver seat

Working windows and air conditioning.

They above Requirement are the one we know of , you can research more on the remaining ones

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Any car to be used for Uber must be in a sound physical condition; it must be neat.

The car must  have a good  functional air-conditioning system.

The radio system of the car must be in a good condition too.

Finally, the car must be under the coverage of insurance.

If your car meets these requirements, then you are good to go. We can then go ahead to give the list of cars accepted by Uber.

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You should understand at this point that there is no official document stating the brand of cars to be used for Uber hailing services. The primary need is that the car meets the requirements listed above.

Here is a mere suggestion of car brands or models you can use for Uber. But even at that, Uber only approve cars that are either SUVs or Saloon/Sedan cars.

Check out the cars  listed below

Toyota Prius

Toyota Corolla

Toyota Yaris

Toyota Matrix

Kia Cerato

Kia Rio

Honda Civic

Mazda 3

Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai Accent

Mazda 6

Honda Element

Honda Accord

Toyota Camry

Hyundai Tucson

Honda Civic

Hyundai Sonata

Toyota Avalon

Toyota Avensis


Toyota Venza

Nissan Xtera

Mazda CX-7

Nissan Maxima

Nissan Rogue

Kia Sportage

Infiniti Q50


Well, you could be wondering why we have just selected this few out of the host of car brands in Nigeria. But one thing you must know. We have chosen them for certain reasons:

They are cheap and common in Nigeria.

These cars have the physical qualities required.

The cars are easy to maintain and repair, in case of breakdown because there spare parts are readily available.

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Few Tips on How to Start Driving for Uber And Get Paid.

Have a valid Social Security Number

Have in-state auto insurance with your name listed on the policy (you don’t necessarily have to be the policy holder)

Able to pass a seven-year background check, including:

No DUIs or drug-related offenses in the last 7 years (10 years in California)

No major driving infractions, such as fatal vehicular accidents, reckless

Must pass an Uber vehicle inspection

In-state license plates with current registration

Uber provides an attractive option for people who would like the freedom that comes with being an independent Earner, Almost any 4-door vehicle that is 10 years old or newer will qualify you as long as it is in good mechanical and cosmetic condition however there was a recent study which brought out the obvious downside from Uber, such as increased congestion, higher traffic fatalities, huge declines in transit ridership and other negative impacts Although after some few indepth research 80% of uber drivers that quited driving for uber gave their reasons based on their expectations from customers, The Star Rating system in Uber was being misused by Customers, a customer can rate an uber driver poor even when the driver was good enough to be given a 5 star.

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This might just be a downside for Uber Services, Probably the best way to solve it is by removing the 5 star rating system from the uber app, But is that really Neccessary?

Wrapping up : Uber Business in Nigeria

Conclusion : ubar Business is very profitable ,so is your choice to join the business , please don’t forget to share this article

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