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Mohamed Henedy Most Retweeted Person in Egypt 2017

Egypt's Most Retweeted Personality of 2017 Might Surprise You

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum of the UAE and King Salman of Saudi Arabia have both been named the most retweeted personalities from their respective countries for 2017. So you might be surprised to find who takes the prized for Egypt.

Instead of the country's leader, President Abdelfattah Elsisi, having the most shared post, comedic actor Mohamed Henry came out on top. The avid tweeter garnered over 110,000 retweets when a fan asked how many it would take for him to do a sequel to his movie Se3eedy fe Al Gam3a Amrekeya and he responded 100,000. He surpassed the required amount, of course, and claims the next two highest retweets from Egypt this year.

Also in the top 5 is @trikaofficial's World Cup posts.

Check out what else was popular in sports, entertainment and culture below:

Prominent Egyptian Twitter joiners in sports

  1. Abdulla El Said (@elsaid), Egyptian footballer
  2. Hazem Emam (@14), Retired Egyptian footballer
  3. Emad Meteb (@emadmeteb90plus), Egyptian footballer
  4. Shikabala (@Shikabala) Egyptian footballer
  5. Ahmed El Sheikh (@ahmedelsheikh), Egyptian footballer

Most mentioned athletes in Egypt

  1. @22mosalah (Mohamed Salah, Egyptian footballer)
  2. @Trikaofficial (Mohamed Abutrika, ex-Egyptian footballer)
  3. @Midoahm (Mido, ex-Egyptian footballer)
  4. @Cristiano (Cristiano Ronaldo, Portuguese footballer)
  5. @Shikabala (Mahmoud Abdel Razek Fadlallah, Egyptian footballer)

Most mentioned football clubs in Egypt

  1. @AlAhly (Al Ahly)
  2. @ZSCOfficial (Al Zamalek)
  3. @LFC (Liverpool)
  4. @ManUtd (Manchester United)
  5. @realmadrid (Real Madrid)

Top sports hashtags in Egypt

  1. باصي_لعفيفي# (Hashtag used by viewers of the football TV show "El Kora Ma Afify")
  2. الاهلي# (Ahly football club)
  3. الاتحاد# (National Football Association)
  4. افريقيا_يا_اهلي# (Ahly club cheer)
  5. #football

Prominent Egyptian Twitter joiners in entertainment

  1. Ahmad Fahmy (@AFahmyOfficial), Egyptian actor and writer
  2. Mohamed Emam (@Mohamed_Emam), Egyptian actor

Most mentioned Egyptian musicians

  1. @MohammadChahine (Mohammad Chahine)
  2. @MohamedAbbas (Mohamed Abbas)
  3. @Rana__Samaha (Rana Samaha)
  4. @Mina_Atta_ (Mina Atta)
  5. @HaidyMoussa (Haidy Moussa)

Top award show hashtags in Egypt

  1. #dafbama2017 (daf BAMA Music Awards)
  2. #teenchoice (Teen Choice Awards)
  3. #bbmas (Billboard Music Awards)
  4. #iheartawards (iHeart Radio Music Awards)
  5. #afrima2017 (All Africa Music Awards)// (Big Apple Music Awards)

Top cultural terms in Egypt

  1. #art
  2. #photography
  3. #love
  4. #camera
  5. #music
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