M-Pesa Services To Be Unavailable For 5 Hours Over Planned Maintenance

Mpesa [Photo/Courtesy]

Leading telecommunication company Safaricom has announced that M-Pesa services will undergo a planned maintenance between 12am to 5am on Thursday, June 25.

In a statement on Wednesday, Safaricom said during the period all M-pesa services including airtime purchase shall be temporarily unavailable.

“The timing of this maintenance activity has been planned to result in the least of inconvenience to our customers, ” the statement reads.

“We apologise for any inconvenience that may be caused and thank you for your continued support.”

Read: Safaricom Introduces Feature That Alerts You When Someone Tries To Register New Line With Your ID

Last week, the telco also announced similar service interruptions to upgrade its M-Pesa systems.

The regular maintenance are meant to upgrade security levels to ensure that customer data is protected from theft by fraudsters, who may use it in theft.

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Written by Wycliffe Nyamasege


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