By Julius Mugaga/Umoja Standard.
Kampala, Uganda: TUKO Super App is Uganda’s new One Stop e-transaction Application with vast solutions, (one is able to access every service by logging into the App say, Boda Boda services, breakdown of vehicles, food, shopping, electronic services, security etcetera and follow the steps).
The Application enables them to deliver services 24/7 and for Kampala where they are operating from currently, services are delivered in 30 minutes to enable convenience.
Dr. Climate Wiseman, Chairman of TUKO Group and the Co-founder of TUKO Super App speaks to press when they visited the App’s Head Office in Mengo, Kampala Uganda. Photo by Julius Mugaga Tukacungurwa.
Important to note.
TUKO Super App was established in Uganda on July/23rd/2022 and has employed over 15,000 people directly and indirectly benefiting from the App, they have over 80 which employs about ten people each).
The App works in the way that a client taps into a service, then the service provider receives a booking order and it will be provided at client’s own time of convenience.
TUKO does not necessarily own these businesses, they only get in touch with people who can offer such services integrate them into their system.
They do this in order to enable such people generate extra income through sourcing for them clients as one may decide to work with TUKO at their convenience.
In Uganda TUKO Super App is operating only in Kampala with prospects of spreading to other regions across the country.
Tjay Supremo, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of TUKO Super App lectures how their services can be accessed through the App. Photo by Julius Tukacungurwa.
With the World changing easily, there is need to adopt e-trade to help ease transactions without necessary one doing it physically.
Uganda is currently thriving in as regards to embracing e-trade as more Online companies have cropped up especially in urban areas to offer e-services.
During an exclusive interview umojastandard.com , Dr. Climate Wiseman the Chairman of TUKO Group and the Co-founder of TUKO Super App said that the App helps to reduce the burden of Ugandans downloading more than one App for different services.
“TUKO is a One Stop App for every service one may need to opt for. This reduces the burden of Ugandan from downloading more than 50 Apps to access certain service”. Said Dr. Wiseman.
“Our job is to connect clients with service providers so for whichever service one could opt for, we are the market place, you get it quick and with trust and everything is live tracking that one can monitor the service all time”. He added.
He gave an example of vehicle breakdown in a deep forest; one is able to track where his/her people are by using TUKO Super APP’s Geo-location.
He added that they have security features, like panic buttons where one can press it and immediately alerts 5 security locations like Central Police Station, TUKO Office, Patrol Police in Kampala and others then sends one’s geo-location for rescue.
Dr. Wiseman revealed that TUKO Super App is designed in away that cyber security is ensured having been developed for four years.
“When it comes to cyber security, our App is water-tight, designed with special security features says like for payment, it detects fraud in cases of one”. Dr. Wiseman stated.
He App has been tested several times. It has been tested for European market; we have done this in the United States, South Africa and recently in Kenya and have emerged efficient and effective.
Dr. Wiseman has called on Uganda’s Government to revise internet rates to enable people access it cheaply since all World economies are now driving to 4th Industrial Revolution.
Tjay Supremo, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of TUKO Super App. Photo by Julius Tukacungurwa.
Tjay Supremo, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of TUKO Super App highlighted that the App was designed in a way that it enables a client to request for various services of own choice, adds that it is user friendly and quick.
It’s also designed in a way that the products there are easily understood by clients. For example, the website bear diagrams of different services so one will easily know that this say a car, Boda Boda, restaurant, breakdown services, plumber, electrician, grocery etcetera.
“We have also eased our services by providing video tutorials and simple guidelines that enable clients to order for a specific service with convenience.
“Our difference from other Apps is that we source for local markets, promote service providers, give them the opportunity to sell your products through our platform.
*One can download TUKO Super App from Google Play and App Store for free by following this link https://users.tukoapp.com and you’ll have signed up with TUKO.