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FNB: Technicians are working to fix network glitch

First National Bank (FNB) says its experiencing intermittent connectivity issues due to a network upgrade on all of its banking channels, including cellphone and internet banking, ATMs and pay points.

The bank has apologised for the inconvenience caused to its customers, and hopes to restore all services by the end of the day.

FNB's Chief Information Officer Mohammed Hassem says the network upgrade was planned for the weekend, while a component started "acting up".

Hassem says technicians are working to stabilise the problem to ensure that services are restored as soon as possible.

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