Sequel to the news of a worldwide shutdown of the popular instant messaging app – Whatsapp is a better news as the company has been able to resolve the issue.
According to Whatsapp in an email sent late Wednesday;
“Earlier today, WhatsApp users in all parts of the world were unable to access WhatsApp for a few hours. We have now fixed the issue and apologize for the inconvenience”
WhatsApp was down in parts of Africa, India, Canada, the United States and others. It affected people who use the service on Apple Inc’s iOS operating system, Alphabet Inc’s Android and Microsoft Corp’s Windows mobile OS.
WhatsApp’s is used by more than 1.2 billion people around the world and is a key tool for communications and commerce in many countries. The service was acquired by Facebook in 2014 for $19 billion.