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4 Jan 2024

Uber Launches Its First Electric Motorbike Service in Kenya

Uber [introduced electric motorbikes in Kenya](https://www.reuters.com/sustainability/uber-rolls-out-electric-bike-fleet-kenya-its-first-africa-2023-08-31/#:~:text=Uber's%20new%20green%20product%20in,a%20fifth%20of%20its%20fleet.), marking the company's first such service in Africa with a vision to achieve a zero-emissions platform by 2040. Following its Kenya launch, Uber plans potential expansions into other sub-Saharan markets including Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Uganda, Tanzania, and South Africa later in the year.