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Sheikh Hamdan reaches 2 million followers on Twitter

Dubai Crown Prince joined the social media platform in 2010

Sheikh Hamdan reaches 2 million followers on Twitter
Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Crown Prince of Dubai. (Getty Images)

Dubai Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan has reached 2 million followers on Twitter, making him one of the most followed leaders in the UAE after the Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed, who leads the way with 6.83 million followers.

Sheikh Hamdan, who joined Twitter in March 2010, uses the platform to discuss policies and various initiatives undertaken by the government, such as the launch of the tram and  Dubai 2021 Plan.

As one of the most influential leaders in the region, Sheikh Hamdan’s Twitter feed provides a behind-the-scenes insight into planning and execution of various Dubai initiatives, including the emirate’s vision to become a fully connected smart city leading up Expo2020, while also showcasing his love for the country.

Most popular UAE leaders on Twitter:

1. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum: @HHShkMohd: 6.83 M followers

2. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed: @ABZayed: 3.42 M followers

3. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed: @HamdanMohammed: 2 M followers

4. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed: @MBZNews: 1.18 M followers

5. Sheikh Saif Bin Zayed: @SaifBZayed: 1.16 M followers

Some of Sheikh Hamdan’s popular Tweets:

 

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Greta 3 years ago

He is an amazing personality, has played a big role in making Dubai the great city it is, no wonder he has so many followers. Our best wishes to him from Europe