President Nana Akufo-Addo has emerged as the Most Influential Public Figure on Social Media in Ghana according a survey by CliQAfrica and Dream Ambassadors Foundation GH.
He beat competition from 2015 frontrunner, Kofi Annan, former President Mahama and Jerry John Rawlings.
Nana Addo in 2016 also gained the highest number of new followers among his competitors on the list numbering 935,145 which was also coupled with the highest number of engagements across Facebook and Twitter.
His closest contender former President, John Mahama, who ranked higher than him in 2015 also gained new followers in 2016 numbering 713,788 while former UN Secretary General also gained 359,951 new followers.
The ranking which is focused on Diplomats, Political and Business leaders was compiled aside other 19 categories in the 2016 Ghana Social Media Report in the pioneers’ role in improving the social media landscape across Ghana and beyond.
Below are the10 Most Influential Public Figures on Social Media in 2016;
1 E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
2 E. John Dramani Mahama
3 Kofi Annan
4 E. Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia
5 E. Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur
6 President Jerry John Rawlings
7 Samira Bawumia
8 Lucy Quist
9 Lordina Mahama
10 Papa Kwesi Nduom