Barack Obama’s tweet breaks record

Source: https://twitter.com/BarackObama/status/896523232098078720/photo/1

 

Former US President, Barack Obama appears to still have the stage as one of his tweets has just become the most liked tweet in the history of Twitter.

The tweet which was made in response to the tragic events in Charlottesville, Virginia that left three people dead shows a picture of Obama greeting several children of different ethnicities, along with a quote from Nelson Mandela’s biography.

The most liked tweet until Obama’s was Ariana Grande’sbroken tweet, made in response to the Manchester bombing.

As at the time of writing this, the tweet has garnered over 4.5 million likes.