Singer and songwriter Crystal Asige has reportedly been attacked by an Uber driver on her way home from the studio.
Narrating the incident on social media, the visuallychallenged singer said that the Uber driver by the name of Divon KimondoMaigua.
She continues by warning the general public from using thesaid driver especially women and people with disability.
“WARNING:Nissan KCU317X. This Uber driver tried to attack me last night at the end of mytrip on the way home from the studio at midnight: DIVON KIMONDO MAIGUA0721403854. Do not use this driver, or enter this car – to all women,especially with a disability”
Kenyans onsocial media were however not convinced by her story arguing as to why she isreporting the matter on social media.
Others wonderedas to how a person in his right would attempt someone just in front of her gate.
Here are thereactions;
“He could haveattacked you anywhere along the trip but chose to do it hapo kwako nje?? Whatare you not telling us?”
“We have been in thisapp for long and know people can do anything for clout… Remember ule wa lastyear new years eve mwenye alidai amevunjwa magoti na bado alikuwa amepona readyto party within a few hours.”
“If she can tell uswhat the disagreement was all about, it would be easy to see who was wrong. Butas of now, I can’t condemn the driver without hearing his part of the story.”
Uber’s take on theissue
Uber was quick topick up the matter asking Crystal Asige to provide the mobile number of thesaid driver.
The songwriter herself confirmed to have received a phone call from the company’s London office requesting her statement.
“Thank you, everyone. I reported this to Uber and they escalated it immediately. Someone from their London office phoned me within minutes to take my statement. I am now waiting for their feedback..” Said Crystal.