M-Pesa services to be unavailable for 5 hours tomorrow

By Brian Okoth On Wed, 17 Jun, 2020 12:26 | < 1 min read
Safaricom PLC announced on social media Friday that the services will be interrupted as the company maintains its systems. [PHOTO | FILE]
Safaricom headquarters in Nairobi. [PHOTO | FILE]
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    Safaricom says the interruption is occasioned by a need to “undertake maintenance of ours systems from time to time”.

Mobile money cash transfer service, M-Pesa, will be unavailable on Thursday, June 18 between midnight (0000hrs) and 5am, Safaricom has announced.

The telecommunications company says the interruption is occasioned by a need to “undertake maintenance of ours systems from time to time”.

“During the maintenance, 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,” said Safaricom in press release Wednesday, June 17.

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