MTN Network users have been complaining about the mobile operator since last night. These comes after many of the users shared their frustration on social media and other media platforms.
@MTNza Been having network issues since yesterday. Is this a general mtn problem or do I need to personally attend to it? Urgent help
— Nontuthuko Nqabeni (@NontuthukoMshiy) February 15, 2016
Maybe the problem is with my Phone MTN network poor signal.
— June 19th (@mogalejordan) February 15, 2016
I don't know if whether the problem is my phone or MTN.
— kǎt Mbàthǎ (@KatMbatha) February 15, 2016
I literally wanted to throw my phone at the wall but I forgot that MTN is the problem 💔
— khanya (@Kidd17Fresh) February 15, 2016
MTN has later today confirmed its experiencing downtime affecting at least one million voice, SMS and data customers.
We are currently experiencing intermittent connection issues affecting some customers. Our engineers are working on resolving this asap.
— MTN South Africa (@MTNza) February 15, 2016
While MTN says it doesn’t know the exact cause of the glitch, it says customers will be informed once the problem has been resolved.