President Museveni has sent his first tweet: Social media gets talking
In what seems like a month of social media connectivity for the Ugandan president, from the selfie he took last week and now Museveni has sent his first tweet with with appears to be a verified account.
It seems the tweet was sent to mark a huge milestone as well. It was sent after the president attended the launch of the Students Loan scheme while at Kyambogo University. The head of state got to drive test a vehicle that was modified by the University Engineering Students that run on pure ethanol
I send my first tweet to salute Ugandan science students; they modified this vehicle’s engine to run on pure ethanol. pic.twitter.com/9Ijr48K7ie
— Yoweri K Museveni (@KagutaMuseveni) April 24, 2014
As expected several comments from Ugandans on social media have began pouring in, and we have some twitter comments below.
Museveni now has over 20k twitter followers since he last sent his first tweet, so feel free to tweet the president @kagutamuseveni and not to forget to air all your grievances. Good Luck with that.