• When I die, my wealth will go to charity not my kids – Bill Gates

    When I die, my wealth will go to charity not my kids – Bill Gates

    World’s richest man, Bill Gates has again announced that he’s not leaving his entire wealth to his three children – Jennifer, 20, Rory, 17, and Phoebe, 14.

    The Billionaire during an appearance on ITV’s This Morning in the UK said, “Our kids will receive a great education and some money so they will never be poorly off but they’ll go out and have their own career.

    ”It’s not a favour to kids to have them have huge sums of wealth. Because it […]

  • My 3 Children Won’t Get a Penny of My $81.7bn Fortune – World’s Richest Man, Bill Gates Shocks the World

    My 3 Children Won’t Get a Penny of My $81.7bn Fortune – World’s Richest Man, Bill Gates Shocks the World

    World’s richest man, Bill Gates says his three children understand why he’ll be leaving his $81.7 billion fortune to his Foundation instead of them when he dies.

    Speaking in an exclusive interview on ‘This Morning’ television show, the world’s richest man, Bill Gates, revealed like never before that his three children understand why he has pledged to leave his £70 billion ($81.7 billion) fortune to charity when he dies.

    According to reports, the 60-year-old founder of Microsoft, in a revealing insight […]

  • Rotary, Bill Gates Foundation raise $99m to fight polio in Nigeria

    Rotary, Bill Gates Foundation raise $99m to fight polio in Nigeria

    Rotary International and the Bill Gates Foundation have raised $99 million to completely eradicate the polio virus in Nigeria.

    The District Governor 9125 of Rotary International, Clement Bisi-Adegoke, disclosed this on Sunday in Ilorin, Kwara State while speaking with newsmen.

    Rotary International, Bisi-Adegoke said, raised $33 million while Bill Gates donated $66 million.

    According to Bisi-Adegoke, the Bill Gates Foundation is the global partner of Rotary International and remains committed to the idea of raising the fund to tackle the last outbreak of […]

  • Meet The Man Who Has Overtaken Bill Gates As The Richest Man In The World (Photos)

    Meet The Man Who Has Overtaken Bill Gates As The Richest Man In The World (Photos)

    Forbes latest release shows American billionaire, Bill Gates has been beaten to the top position of the richest man in the world by an European entrepreneur.

    Bill Gates has for years been the richest man in the world with his mega business Microsoft being one of the most influential companies in the world, but he’s no longer the world’s richest man.

    That title goes to Amancio Ortega and he is the owner of Zara chain of retail stores. Zara has been a […]

  • Bill Gates Foundation to boost rice, yam production in Nigeria

    Bill Gates Foundation to boost rice, yam production in Nigeria

    It was gathered that the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Tuesday said it was funding six agricultural commodities value chains with emphasis on rice and yam production to ensure food sufficient in Nigeria.

    Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is the largest private foundation in the world, founded by Bill Gates.

    Dr Audu Grema, the Senior Programme Officer, Agriculture in the West African Office of the Foundation, said in Abuja on Tuesday.

    He listed some agricultural projects of the foundation to include CARI-Project […]

  • Bill Gates, Bezos, Jack Ma lead Forbes 100 Richest In Tech

    Bill Gates, Bezos, Jack Ma lead Forbes 100 Richest In Tech

    Forbes’ newly released 2016 list of 100 Richest In Tech shows that 75 percent of the titans on the list are from the United States and China, with 51 and 24 tech founders and investors respectively.

    The combined worth of the list is estimated at 892 billion U.S. dollars, representing a six-percent growth on a year-on-year basis.

    Microsoft founder Bill Gates continues to be the richest billionaire in tech, as well as the richest person in the world, with a fortune estimated […]

  • Bill Gate’s Wife rowing a boat with hubby to celebrate Bill’s birthday @ 60, She shares romantic story how they met

    Bill Gate’s Wife rowing a boat with hubby to celebrate Bill’s birthday @ 60, She shares romantic story how they met

    Melinda Gates, wife to American business magnate and philanthropist Bill Gates, has shared a sweet post yesterday, celebrating her husband as he turns 60.

    The post which shows the couple rowing a boat has garnered over 100,000 Likes.

    Melinda shared: “When Bill first asked me out, he said, ‘I was thinking maybe we could go out two weeks from tonight.’ I told him he wasn’t spontaneous enough for me. So he called me an hour later to suggest we get together that […]

  • Bill Gates Reclaims World’s Richest Spot After Losing To Ortega

    Bill Gates Reclaims World’s Richest Spot After Losing To Ortega

    World’s richest man, Bill Gates on Friday morning reclaimed his spot at the top after momentarily losing it to Spanish retail giant, Amancio Ortega.

    Gates briefly lost his title as the world’s richest man to Ortega, who was number four on the list before his sudden rise, Friday morning, when Ortega’s net worth hit $80 billion as stock in his holding company Industria de Diseño Textil reached an all-time high of 33.99 Euros per share.

    However, Gates who made his first appearance […]

  • Bill Gates tweets & applauds President GEJ for containing “Polio” in Nigeria

    Bill Gates tweets & applauds President GEJ for containing “Polio” in Nigeria

     

    Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft, American Business Magnate and Philanthropist praises the President Jonathan’s administration for a good significant success in its fight against polio. Polio is an edemic virus disease or highly contagious viral infection that can lead to paralysis, breathing problems, or even death.

    Bill Gates took us to his instagram page to celebrate the success. Here’s what he had to

  • Dangote is ranked 23rd among the 100 richest persons in the world

    Dangote is ranked 23rd among the 100 richest persons in the world

    The Kano State born businessman, Alhaji Aliko Dangote is now ranked 23rd among the 100 richest persons in the world.

    Dangote, who has interests in Cement, Sugar, beverages & petrochemical has been acknowledged as the first black man to break into the rank of top 25 richest people in the world with a $25 Billion net worth for the fourth successive year.

    Beside Dangote on the right with Stripe Shirt is Bill Gates, An American business magnate, Philanthropist, Investor, Computer Programmer, has […]