Microsoft founder Bill Gates and wife, Melinda dissolves 27-years old marriage as they have announced their divorce.
Eye9ja reports that the news of the Microsoft founder dissolving his marriage of 27-year to his wife comes as the couple emerges one of the most famous in the world with a $127billion fortune.
The news of the dissolution of the marriage between the world billionaire and his wife broke out on Monday as Gates, 65, announced their decision in a tweet that had since broken the online space and had left tongues waggling.
Microsoft Founder Bill Gates, Wife Dissolves 27-Years Old Marriage
The Microsoft founder said after a great deal of thought and a lot of work, “we have made the decision to end our marriage”.
He noted that they raised three children and built a global foundation that helps people to live healthy, productive lives.
Although he would be parting ways with his wife, Gates said he and his wife continue to share a belief in that mission and will continue to work together at the foundation.
He disclosed they agreed there was no more future together as a couple.
“We ask for space and privacy for our family as we begin to navigate this new life”, the statement read.
The couple have three kids; Jennifer, 25, Rory, 21, and Phoebe, 18.