WhatsApp users complain service is still down

Some WhatsApp users are apparently still experiencing problems with the instant messaging service, following a message posted from its official Twitter account to say that problems had been resolved after a two-hour outage.

Read: WhatsApp: We are so sorry for the downtime

Many were blaming the problems on the app being newly acquired by Facebook, which bought WhatsApp for $16 billion (£9.58 billion) on Wednesday.

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@wa_status looks like whatsapp is still down. It did worked for 10 minutes....

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WhatsApp sucks...still down. You made it like this Mark Suckerbug.

Read: WhatsApp users tweet about outage

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WhatsApp apologises after service outage

Facebook's new acquisition, WhatsApp, went down for more than two hours on Saturday evening. The social networking app apologised, blaming 'server issues' and said the problem was restored, though some users continued to report problems.