Crystal has shared on social media a horrific encounter with an Uber driver.
On Thursday night, Crystal revealed how an Uber driver named Divon tried to attack her.
WARNING: (number plate witheld)This Uber driver tried to attack me last night at the end of my trip on the way home from the studio at midnight: DIVON KIMONDO MAIGUA (number withheld). Do not use this driver, or enter this car – to all women, especially with a disability
She has not given details on the attack but has sought the help of Uber Kenya which responded to the post expressing concern and promising action.
Hello there, what you’re saying is very concerning. Please DM us the mobile number linked to your account along with more details regarding the incident, so that we can assist.
Crystal’s message has been shared widely by many, including Sauti Sol who retweeted it. The Uber office in London also requested for more info about the attack.
Uber escalated it immediately. Someone from their London office phoned me within minutes to take my statement. I am now waiting for their feedback…
KOT showed major support, asking Crystal to give more information on what she meant.
We were unable to reach Crystal for more details.