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Sunday 10 Oct 2021 12:00:00 AM

Service Advisory | Scheduled Maintenance on M-PESA, scheduled 1 week ago

Dear client,

This is to inform you that Safaricom will be carrying out a scheduled system maintenance on Sunday 10th October 2021, between 0000 hours and 0400 hours.

During that window, we will be unable to process any payment notifications.

Should you having any issues after the maintenance, reach out to for help

Regards, Ruth

Saturday 9 Oct 2021 12:00:00 AM

Bulk SMS Intermittent Delay on Outgoing Messages - Safaricom - Kenya


There's currently a delay on outgoing messages to Safaricom phone numbers.

The delays is due to an application issue on Safaricom Network hence resulting in the delays.

Safaricom engineers are working to restore the service.

Friday 8 Oct 2021 12:00:00 AM

Premium SMS Service Advisory | Premium SMS - Subscription Issue


Dear Client,

We are currently having an issue with the subscription confirmation USSD pop-up for Premium SMS. This affects all shortcodes and only subscription.

The issue has been escalated and Safaricom engineers are working to restore the service across all shortcodes.

Kind Regards, Africa's Talking Premium SMS Team