Shaikh Hamdan reaches 2 million followers on Twitter

Shaikh Hamdan reaches 2 million followers on Twitter
His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum oversee the preparations for the FEI World Endurance Championship in Samorin, Slovakia. - Wam

Dubai - Here are the Dubai Crown Prince's top tweets in recent years.



By Staff Reporter

Published: Tue 27 Sep 2016, 11:06 AM

Last updated: Tue 27 Sep 2016, 6:30 PM

His Highness Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, has reached 2 million followers on Twitter, making him one of the most followed leaders in the UAE after His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, who leads the way with 6.83 million followers.

Shaikh Hamdan joined Twitter in March 2010, and uses the platform to discuss policies and various initiatives undertaken by the government, such as the launch of the tram and Dubai 2021 Plan.
Shaikh Hamdan's Twitter feed provides a unique behind-the-scenes insight into planning and execution of various initiatives, while also showcasing his love for the country.
Kinda Ibrahim, Director of Media Partnerships at Twitter MENA, commented on this milestone stating, "We are happy to see that Twitter is a platform that connects visionary leaders to their followers from across the globe, and we look forward to continuously enhancing our platform to bridge any gap between them".
Most popular UAE leaders on Twitter:
  1. Shaikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum: @HHShkMohd: 6.83 M followers
  2. Shaikh Abdullah Bin Zayed: @ABZayed: 3.42 M followers
  3. Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed: @HamdanMohammed: 2 M followers
  4. Shaikh Mohammed Bin Zayed: @MBZNews: 1.18 M followers
  5. Shaikh Saif Bin Zayed: @SaifBZayed: 1.16 M followers
Here are the Dubai Crown Prince's top 10 tweets in recent years (based on most RTs; in no particular order):


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