Governments in Oceania use Twitter the least of all world leaders. Only eight 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 is well connected, mutually following 18 other ministries of foreign affairs. Australia’s Prime Minister @TonyAbbottMHR is the most followed Pacific leader with close to 300,000 followers.