By Celestine Osemeilu, Editor

An egg has become the most-liked Instagram post of all-time, poaching the record from reality star Kylie Jenner.

More than 41 million people have given their approval to the random photo, beating the more than 18 million likes received by a picture Jenner shared to announce the birth her daughter Stormi last year.

The egg photo was posted on 4 January and is the sole upload on the Instagram account world_record_egg, which has been verified and has 7.8million followers as of the time of this report.