BREAKING: Bill Gates Announces Divorce with Wife, Melinda
By Alabidun Shuaib Abdulrahman
Billionaire Bill Gates and his wife Melinda have announced in a joint statement that they are divorcing after 27 years of marriage.
The couple, who co-chair the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, a global health and development charity, announced their split on Twitter.
“After a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship, we have made the decision to end our marriage,” the two said in a statement posted by Bill Gates’ Twitter account on Monday.
“We no longer believe we can grow together as a couple in the next phase of our lives.
“We ask for space and privacy for our family as we begin to navigate this new life,” their statement said.