Africa

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari is the most followed African leader with more than five million followers on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter combined. He is followed by Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo and Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame with more than 4 million followers on all three social networks combined. Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta was the most followed African leader with more than seven million followers on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter combined until he deleted his profiles.

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3.3 m

followed Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta on Twitter before he deleted his account.

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African countries, namely Eritrea and Mauritania are not on Facebook

Rwanda's leaders are among the most conversational on Twitter

1.2 m

follow Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo on Instagram