Burkina FasoShare on Twitter
The Twitter account for the President of Burkina-Faso was established on 25 April 2012 and makes extensive use of pictures in almost all its tweets. Foreign Minister Djibril Bassolet has a Twitter account @Dbassol, which is inactive.
Peer connections (as of 1 July 2013)
- follows unilaterally (78)
- followed unilaterally by (1)
- follows mutually (4)
The presidency of Burkina-Faso started its Twitter journey debunking false news about president Blaise Compaore: “President Compaore never demolished any anti apartheid monument in Burkina-Faso”, they tweeted. The presidency in Ouagadougou chronicles government and bilateral meetingsm, with frequent use of TwitPics, posting group pictures and handshakes with the president. The tweets are all in French and written by his staff. Its most retweeted tweet was the announcement of Burkina-Faso sending a military contingent of five hundred men to help the situation in Mali, retweeted 48 times.
Tweet analytics (as of 1 July 2013)
|% Tweets retweeted:||78%|
|Total of retweets:||642|
|@IfyOtuya (2), @Hotthierry1 (2), @mokhathi (1), @pacteau (1)|