Ecuador

@MashiRafael is the Twitter handle of Rafael Correa, which means Comrade in the indigenous Quichua language. He took to Twitter on 30 July 2011 and has been tweeting personally ever since.

First tweet

Translation: Hello everyone, I’m in a meeting more boring than dancing with the mother-in-law, later I’ll write, I love you all very much, especially the poisoned ones!

First tweet

Translation: It was time to put a liar in his place, no more abuse!