Governments in Oceania use Twitter the least of all world leaders. Only nine of the 13 countries and island states in the Pacific have a presence on Twitter. The last Pacific leader to join Twitter was Nauru’s President Baron Waqa @NauruBwiema. Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs (@dfat) is mutually following only 19 other ministries of foreign affairs. Australia’s Prime Minister @TonyAbbottMHR is the most followed Pacific leader with more than 470,000 followers.