Google, said on Monday it would offer Motorbike Mode on Google Maps in Kenya, offering the voice navigation service for bike riders in Africa for the first time.
Kenyan roads are full of motorcycles taxis, known as boda bodas, that are much cheaper rides to car taxis.
Google, part of the U.S. firm Alphabet Inc, already provides the service in Asian nations, such as India.
“For over a million Kenyans, boda bodas are a convenient and affordable way to move and transport goods from one place to another,” Google said in a statement.
“With Google Maps’ new Motorbike Mode, users across Kenya will now be able to get directions and turn-by-turn navigation, to suggest routes that are more efficient,” it said.