MTN Nigeria Communications Plc has advised its subscribers to restart their phones if they are still experiencing a downtime.

MTN in a statement disclosed that its engineers are currently addressing the challenge and the issue would soon be resolved.

MTN subscribers began experiencing the service outage from about noon on Saturday, Daily Dates Nigeria reports.

The outage lasted for some hours as Calls, SMS, and Internet were affected.


The mobile network operator made in a Facebook post said, “We are extremely sorry for the trouble you have faced in accessing our network.

“We understand how important remaining connected is for your personal and business needs and your frustration is completely justified.

“We are working tirelessly to restore all connection, as we have also made some progress. Kindly restart your phone if you’re still experiencing a downtime.”