President of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta
President Uhuru Kenyatta joined Twitter in August 2010 and has become the second most followed African leader on Twitter after Rwanda’s @PaulKagame. The account chronicles the president’s meetings and visits including several pictures in most of the tweets. His most retweeted tweet was sent on 3 March 2014, congratulating Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong'o on her Oscar win. Kenyatta's account often @mentions other users, namely Deputy President @WilliamsRuto and Rwanda's President @PaulKagame. @Ukenyatta is mutually following nine other, mainly African leaders.
Tweet analytics (as of April 2015)
|Most mentioned||@WilliamsRuto (100), @coldtusker (28), @PaulKagame (24), @gina_din (23), @TeamUhuru (12), @NYS_Ke (11), @UKenyatta (11), @jmkikwete (11), @AnneWaiguru (9), @KagutaMuseveni (9).|
|Average of retweets||55|
Thank you to all of my supporters for all of the constant support that you have shown to me. God bless you all and God bless Kenya!— Uhuru Kenyatta (@UKenyatta) September 9, 2010