Kenya’s largest telecommunications company Safaricom has restored it’s MPesa services.
The money transfer services have been unavailable from 6.05 PM on Thursday.
The company has since restored the services and apologized to it’s stranded customers.
“We have restored all MPesa services following an outage that ocurred at 1805hrs.
We apologize for any inconvenience caused,” read a statement from Safaricom.
Here are some sentiments as shared by netizens:
Went to an mpesa agent…..now we are just looking at each other….waiting pic.twitter.com/R8zlE1v1nt
— ♛Schmack the Scythe (@schmackAVELLI) May 16, 2019
Those who are payig with safaricom mpesa please NOTE that the services are down currently 🤦🏾♂️return the shopping to the shelves please!
— Amakanji Thomas (@AmakanjiThomas) May 16, 2019
— Manu-Arap Koech (@Arap_Manukoech) May 16, 2019