Nelson Mandela Is Trending Right Across The Globe

Nelson Mandela is trending across the world, after the 95-year-old former South African president passed away overnight.

It is rare that one topic can capture the attention of so many across the globe.

Hashtags mourning the rights champions’ death are everywhere, from North America to Europe, as well as the Middle East and Asia.


The only place it is not trending is China, because they banned Twitter.

NOW WATCH: Tech Insider videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at