Elon musk overtakes Barack Obama as most followed Twitter account

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Elon must has surpassed formal us President Barack Obama as the most followed account on Twitter, five months after he bought a platform in a tumultuous takeover

The founder of Tesla and spaceX on Thursday had 133,084,560 Twitter followers, a nose ahead of Obama who had 133,041,813. The feat comes as a role of Twitter as a key platform for the exchange of news.ideas and pr messaging seems increasingly troubled

Musk last week told the employees the company was worth half the $44billion he shelled out for it and the tycoon is still struggling to find a way to take a brakes off content moderation without spooking advertisers and government regulators

Since taking control, musk has sharply cut the group’s payroll from 7,500 employees to fewer than 2000 and has put his faith in drumming up paid subscribers to make the platform financially viable but the have been disappointing

The Twitter CEO surpassed formal President obama in followers on Twitter on Thursday, making him the most followed person on the platform. At the time of this writing , musk has more than 133 millions followers, according to Elon musk count hovers at 40,000 more than Obama’s.

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