President Muhammadu Buhari has lost a magnificent 100,000 followers on Twitter within three hours, after former President Jonathan spokesperson, Reno Omokri, started a hashtag, #UnfollowBuhari.
Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has lost many if his followers and supporters on Twitter.
The President lost a huge 100,000 Twitter followers in just three hours after Reno Omokri, started a hashtag, #UnfollowBuhari.
At exactly 5PM on Saturday, the former president Jonathan spokesperson, Reno Omokri released a tweet via his verified Twitter handle as follows:
“Dear Nigerians, If we all mean business with this #EndSARS movement, let’s send a strong message to General @MBuhari.
“He has 3.5 million followers. If we all stop following him and he sees his Twitter following drop by 1 million, he will sit up. Who is with me? Let’s go there! As at that time, President Buhari had 3.5 million followers.”
Three hours later, over 100, 000 followers had unfollowed the president, reducing to 3.4 million followers.
Announcing the breakthrough, Mr Omokri, also known as #BuhariTormentor, tweeted as follows:
“Dear Nigerians, When I started the #UnfollowBuhari campaign as part of my #EndSARS protest, some laughed. Well, look. In just 1 hour, we have reduced Buhari’s following by 100,000. Never underestimate your influence.
When Nigerians wake up, government will be afraid of us!”
Below are before and after screenshots of President Buhari’s timeline.