Global users are experiencing shutdown difficulties as Facebook, including all social networks the company owns, which include Messenger, Instagram and whatsapp.
The WhatsApp and Instagram apps continued to work, but did not show new content, including any messages sent or received during the problems.
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WhatsApp confirmed users are facing issues with the service, adding they are working on rectifying the issues.
The message reads: “We’re aware that some people are experiencing issues with WhatsApp at the moment. We’re working to get things back to normal and will send an update here as soon as possible. Thanks for your patience!”
Going by the tweets about WhatsApp on Twitter, it would seem that the outage is widespread and has impacted a large number of users as users from several parts of the world are reporting issues in sending and receiving messages, suggesting that it is not limited to a specific part of the world. The Nation
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