President of Mexico Enrique Peña Nieto
The Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto is the most followed Latin American leader and the 9th most followed worldwide and still tweets mostly from a Blackberry, with almost three tweets per day. He is not very conversational as only 2% of these are @replies to his followers. His most retweeted and favorited post was sent on 22 February 2014 when the local authorities captured former Mexican drug lord Joaquin Guzman Loera (“El Chapo Guzman”): “I acknowledge the work of the security institutions of the Mexican state to achieve the apprehension of Joaquin Guzman Loera in Mazatlan” retweeted 25,000 times. His tweets are retweeted on average 427 times. Most of his tweets are related to official acts and governmental actions. In this context important topics that @EPN has commented on are #ReformaEnergetica (energy reform), #WEF (the World Economic Forum in Davos), and the #PactoporMéxico (an agreement among the country’s political parties). @EPN is mutually connected with the seven leading Latin American presidents. Interstingly during his election campaign in 2012 he used Foursquare to check into places.
Tweet analytics (as of April 2015)
|Most mentioned||@gobrep (136), @miseleccionmx (27), @BarackObama (20), @SinHambreMx (14), @senadomexicano (12), @SEGOB_mx (11), @UN (10), @PactoPorMx (10), @Mx_Diputados (8), @mexico (8).|
|Average of retweets||427|
Buenos días a todos en Twitter. Por aquí compartiré experiencias, opiniones y propuestas. Muchas gracias por seguirme!— Enrique Peña Nieto (@EPN) November 8, 2011
Most popular tweet
Reconozco la labor de las instituciones de seguridad del Estado mexicano, para lograr la aprehensión de Joaquín Guzmán Loera en Mazatlán.— Enrique Peña Nieto (@EPN) February 22, 2014