By Mahesh Limbani
Published April 26, 2022
Elon Musk agreed to buy Twitter Inc. for $44 billion
Musk said in his original bid for Twitter that he wouldn’t budge from the price of $54.20 per share.
Elon Musk was born on June 28, 1971 in Pretoria, South Africa. He is an actor and producer
Elon Musk to acquire Twitter; says he will make it "better than ever"
Microblogging platform Twitter on Tuesday announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an entity wholly owned by Elon Musk
Upon completion of the transaction, Twitter will become a privately held company.
Twitter has tremendous potential – I look forward to working with the company and the community of users to unlock it," Musk said in a statement.
He went on to add that free speech is the bedrock of a functioning democracy, and Twitter is the digital town square "where matters vital to the future of humanity are debated."