NEW: Blog Post: ‘’How Powerful Twitter Is In Kenya’’ http://egichomo.wordpress.com/2012/02/21/how-powerful-twitter-is-in-kenya/#comment-586
*Kenya is the second most active country on Twitter in Africa with 2,476,800 tweets posted in the fourth quarter of 2011. Within the past two years, Kenyans On Twitter (#KOT) have managed to start Worldwide trending topics among them:
This has been a norm since September 2010 after the promulgation of the new constitution presumably around which time the first worldwide trending topics by Kenyans have been constantly among the Top 10.
We request Twitter to include us in the trend locations [IMAGE: http://twitpic.com/8md5a9 ] This will enable Kenyans on Twitter to easily track & participate in local trends as well as switching back to other international trends.