World Ranking: Buhari Ranked 14th Most Influential …

President Buhari
President Buhari’s social account was ranked 14th as the most influential leader in the world.

 The ranking refers to the use of Twitter and other
social media networks by government agencies and officials to involve with the
public, separate information and even leverage global influence.

It reviews how head of states and government,
foreign ministers and world organisations use social media channels.
Notwithstanding ranking 14th in the world, the @NgrPresident account which is
the official account of Buhari as Nigeria’s president was also ranked 38 in the
world. “Other social media accounts ranked include that of the President of the
United State, (@POTUS) which was ranked Number 1 as well as King Salman
(@KingSalam) of Saudi Arabia ranked number two. “Pope Francis (@Pontifex) is
ranked number three, Barack Obama (@barackobama) in his personal capacity was
ranked number 7, while the Saudi Foreign Ministry (@ksamofa) was ranked number
50,” the report said.

Mr Buhari joined Twitter on December 22, 2014,
after winning the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress, within
six hours of enlisting he had 12,000 followers the president-elect presently
has more than 200, 000 followers. His wife, Aisha Buhari, joined in March 2015,
and also has more than 32, 000 followers.


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