Niall Horan revealed as the most followed Irish person on Twitter

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As Twitter celebrates it’s 10 year anniversary, the tech giant has released the top ten most-followed Irish users.

It’s probably no surprise that One Direction star Niall Horan nabbed the top spot with 24.8 million followers.

Trailing behind the music superstar is golfer Rory McIlroy with 2.7 million and comedian Dara Ó Brian who has 2.3 million people following him.

Although the social media platform played a major part in the recent marriage equality debate with the #HometoVote campaign, shockingly no Irish females made the top ten most-followed on Twitter In Ireland.

Check out the full list of the top 10 followed people in Ireland:

1. Niall Horan (@NiallOfficial)

2. Rory McIlroy (@McIlroyRory)

3. Dara O’Briain (@daraobriain)

4. The Script (@thescript)

5. Sheamus (@WWESheamus)

6. Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA)

7. Danny O’Donoghue (@TheScript_Danny)

8. Siva Kaneswaran (@SivaKaneswaran)

9. Paul Higgins (@paulyhiggins)

10. Daithi De Nogla (@DaithiDeNogla)