Fund Raising Effort Underway to Develop Local African Assembly Facility and to Further Expand Robust IT Capabilities
eWAKA, Africa’s new market entrant that is spearheading sustainable mobility options to enhance the region’s economic prospects, today officially launched a green response to Africa’s expanding transportation requirements. eWAKA is currently fund raising to develop a local African assembly facility and to further expand the existing IT capabilities for increased client security and improved operating performance of their transportation vehicles.
eWAKA offering consists of a comprehensive line of electric vehicles for multiple customer segments in different sectors from deliver companies, healthcare providers, hotels, and universities. Vehicle options include electric bodas, the backbone of Africa’s local delivery sector, and rideshare options including electric kick start scooters and bicycles. eWAKA’s sustainable response to the specific transport and delivery challenges of ‘the last mile’ will enhance the financial and operational performance of transportation companies. eWAKA EV mobility options will also decrease pollution such as greenhouse gases, Co2 and noise, while providing compelling affordability through low electricity prices as compared to fuel; off grid solar power system solutions and overall low maintenance costs.
eWAKA’s strategic development plans include establishing an African production facility to assemble components of the highest standards provided by international manufacturing partners. eWAKA offers clients robust IT capabilities to support of their transportation management efforts. These capabilities include an online and mobile based app that enables real time tracking of vehicles, performance metric monitoring and geofencing for remote immobilization. After the current round of fund raising is closed, eWAKA will further expand on its robust IT capabilities.
Commenting on the official launch, Celeste Vogel, Co-founder, Chief Executive Officer & General Counsel of eWAKA said: “We are extremely pleased to have officially launched eWAKA as there is tremendous growth potential in providing Africa with increased access to electric vehicle options. eWAKA’s planned services will address frustrating and disruptive mobility experiences by offering a sustainable solution that will increase connectivity, improve efficiencies and offer safe, environmentally friendly transportation. For 2022, we are excited about signing new customer agreements, expanding our offering and securing a strategic investor to accelerate eWAKA’s growth plans.”