Kenya to Investigate Mobile Operator's M-Pesa Outage

Kenyan mobile operator Safaricom is being investigated for a weekend outage of its M-Pesa service, which  left millions of customers unable to receive or send money for most of the day. Information Cabinet Secretary Joe Mucheru has ordered the Communications Authority of Kenya to work with the Central Bank of Kenya to establish causes of the outage.

A woman withdraws money from an M-Pesa outlet in Nyeri (file photo).

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