Microblogging site, Twitter is down in South Africa. The outage started on Saturday at 14:00pm Central African Time (CAT). Users are reporting problems viewing and sending tweets on the social network site.
An error message on Twitter said, “Something went wrong. Try again.”
In the Twitter app, an error message said, “Tweets aren’t loading right now.”
Twitter’s support team said in a message, “Tweets may not be loading for some of you. We’re working on fixing a problem and you’ll be back on the timeline soon.”
Around 40,000 users reported issues with the social media platform Friday, according to outage monitoring website Downdetector.com.
Downdetector tracks outages by collating status reports from a series of sources, including user-submitted errors on its platform. The outage could have affected a larger number of users.