According to PJ Robertson, spokesperson for tech start-up ChaufHer, the company has been working on the app for a little over a year.
“The app is in the final stages of testing. We are first launching in Cape Town and then we will roll out to Johannesburg and Durban in the new year,” she said.
Robertson said the aim of the app was female-centred safety.
“The aim of the app is twofold: