The third richest-man in the world, Bill Gates and his wife, Melinda have announced divorce after 27 years of marriage.
This was revealed in a statement on the official Twitter handles of Bill Gates and Melinda respectively on Monday evening.
“After a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship, we have made the decision to end our marriage,” it stated.
“We have raised three incredible children and built a foundation that works all over the world to enable all people to lead healthy, productive lives.
“We continue to share a belief in that mission and will continue our work together at the foundation, but we no longer believe we can grow together as a couple in this next phase of our lives.” It added.
The couple married in Hawaii in 1994.
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