The Twitter crackdown has cost former President Barack Obama millions of followers. Another Twitter bigwig @xtiandela also lost a chunk of followers from over a million to now 522K as of writing this article.
Christian who goes by the username XtianDela lost over 500,000 followers which led him to a drop from over 1 million followers while Nyakundi lost over 400,000.
Social blade, a software that helps track social media stats, threw interesting insights into how politicians fared after Twitter's war on fake followers.
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The accounts would have originally been blocked for tweeting large volumes of unsolicited replies or mentions, sharing links dubbed "misleading", or were being blocked by a large number of accounts after mentioning them. "In these situations, we reach out to the owners of the accounts and unless they validate the account and reset their passwords, we keep them locked with no ability to log in", Twitterannounced on Wednesday.
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A Twitter audit carried out in March 2018 by Twiplomacy, a platform that assists organisations and governments to improve their digital strategy, claimed that more than 50% of followers of profiles of major leaders, including that of Modi, are likely to be fake.
Since the above tweet was published on Thursday evening, Lewis's follower count has dropped further to 363,000.
Social media giant says it will start shutting down suspicious accounts it has locked.
While Nyakudi lost 593,379 followers, self-proclaimed trend setter - Xtiandela - had registered a loss of 567,044 followers by 2:30 on Friday.
"Though the most significant changes are happening in the next few days, follower counts may continue to change more regularly as part of our ongoing work to proactively identify and challenge problematic accounts", Gadde wrote.
NDP legislator Peter Tabuns said even in the early days of the new Tory government they're not being open about their work. Ford repeatedly vowed that his first act as Premier would be to fire CEO Mayo Schmidt and the board of Hydro One.
According to Wojnarowski, however, league sources said they expect the Hawks to now trade Schroder this offseason. Faried, 28, played in 32 games (seven starts) for Denver last season, averaging 5.9 points and 4.8 rebounds.
Twitter said it expects the initiative to reduce the total follower count on the platform by a significant 6%, the Times reports. Uhuru, who is the most followed Kenyan on Twitter , had 3,234,935 followers as of July 12 but lost 16,071 of them in the purge.
The club's 64-word announcement was eventually made on Friday, ending with: "We wish Antonio every success in his future career". Former banker Sarri, 59, will be Chelsea's ninth full-time manager since Roman Abramovich bought the club in 2003.
Croatia fans in Zagreb react to key match moments in the World Cup semifinal win over England . "This is fantastic", Dalic said. Supporters thanked the side for "making us proud" during the run to the last four of the competition.
In an incendiary interview , warned that her Brexit plan would "kill the deal" between the USA and Britain on trade. Trump will spend one night in British capital. "I would actually say that she probably went the opposite way".
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