Meet Niyi Oguntoyinbo & Ebi Atawodi

Transportation is an integral part of human and commercial activities. In many ways, socio-economic interactions, and indeed, economic growth are anchored on efficient and effective transportation system.

According to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), transport accounts for 3% of Nigeria's Gross Domestic Product (GDP). This represencts the clearest evidence of direct correlation between efficient transport system and productivity of a nation.

In this week's double edition of The Economy and You!, two players in the road sub-sector, Niyi Oguntoyinbo, a seriel entrpreneur and founder of Metro Taxi/Metro Bus and Ebi Atawodi, the General Manager of Uber Nigeria discuss the critical role of an efficient transportation sector in the economic development of a nation.

Tune in to Rhythm 93.7FM every Sunday at 6:15pm for the live broadcast of the programme and log on to for a repeat broadcast every Wednesday at 3pm.

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