Man is charged over R720k for 15minute Uber ride

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Imagine taking an Uber and being charged the equivalent of more than R720,000 for a 15 minute journey. Well that was the reality for a UK passenger who was charged just that after his destination accidentally set to Australia. Uber has since corrected the mistake with the man saying that he is lucky to not have such money in his account or else it would’ve landed him in financial trouble.

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