THE WORLDPOST
02/02/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Guyana President Bharrat Jagdeo Not Amused By Facebook Prank

There are hundreds of George Bushes, scores of Fidel Castros, and dozens of Hugo Chavezes, all with prank profiles on the social networking website Facebook, but when someone tried to pass him or herself off as the president of Guyana the real president didn't see the funny side.

Some world leaders, including Nicolas Sarkozy, have genuine Facebook profiles boasting thousands of supporters, but Bharrat Jagdeo, the leader of Guyana since 1999, is not one of them.

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