Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta is the most followed African leader with more than seven million followers on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter combined. He is followed by Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo, Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari and Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame with more than 2.5 million followers on all three social networks combined.

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follow Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta on Twitter


African countries, namely Eritrea, Mauritania and Swaziland are not on Facebook

Rwanda's leaders are among the most conversational on Twitter

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follow Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo on Instagram