Zuckerberg drops to 5th on billionaires’ list after Social media shutdown

Facebook founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mark Zuckerberg, lost more than $6 billion in personal wealth, in the few hours after the crash of Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram on Monday.

Facebook tweeted moments after the crash to say it was aware of the outage. “We’re working to get things back to normal as quickly as possible, and we apologise for any inconvenience”.

Zuckerberg’s net worth is now valued at $121.6 billion, putting him as the fifth richest person in the world.

Meanwhile, the apps and their mobile and web browser editions which were not working as of few minutes to 5.00pm Nigerian time on Monday, are now back.