SAFARI BUDDY: New Ride Share App Launches in Uganda

Davilla Coopers - CEO Safari Buddy App

Safari Buddy, the newest rideshare app in Uganda, is now available for download in major cities across the country. The innovative app connects riders with local drivers, providing a safe and convenient transportation option for all.

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In a bid to ensure safety of its Riders and Drivers, the App contains unique features such as in-app emergency assistance and real-time tracking, in addition to easy payment options, including the ability to pay with cash or mobile money. According to Davilla Coopers, the CEO at Safari Buddy – Commitment to community involvement draws a line between the App and its other rideshare counterparts.

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“We’re excited to bring Safari Buddy to Uganda and contribute to the growth of the local economy. We believe that our commitment to safety and community involvement sets us apart and we can’t wait for our users to experience exactly that.” She said.


She added that Safari Buddy has partnered with local organizations to provide employment opportunities for drivers and donate a portion of profits to charitable causes. Important to note is – For the first six months, drivers can enjoy trips at no transaction fees, giving them the opportunity to earn more money on their own terms.  Additionally, drivers have the ability to put out trips at their own prices, giving them even more control over their earnings.

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But Safari Buddy isn’t just for urban rides. The app specializes in upcountry trips, allowing riders to explore Uganda’s beautiful countryside with ease. for those looking to send cargo packages or put their cars on hire, Safari Buddy has got you covered.

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That’s not all. Safari Buddy is also proud to offer boat cruise bookings, giving riders the opportunity to enjoy Uganda’s stunning lakes and rivers in style. The app is now available for download in Kampala, Entebbe and Jinja, with plans to expand to additional cities in the near future.

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With its combination of convenience, flexibility, and innovation, Safari Buddy is poised to become the go-to rideshare app for Ugandans. Don’t be left out – Download Safari Buddy today and join the ride! For more information, visit or download the app on the App Store or Google Play Store.

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