For the third year running Microsoft boss, Bill Gates remain the richest man on the planet according to 2016 richest persons on earth list. The surprise addition to this years list is a 19-year-old Miss Andresen, a professional dressage rider from Norway, whom according to forbes made her fortune from tobacco sales. While Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, made the biggest impact jumping from N0. 16 last to N0. 6 this year. The 31-year-old added $11.2 billion to his fortune. Africa richest man also dropped from N0. 37 last year to N0. 51 this year.
The aggregate net worth of the world's richest men this year stood at $6.48 trillion, $570 billion less than last year. It was also the first time since 2010 that the average net worth of a billionaire dropped. See full list HERE