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10 Expensive Things Owned by Jacob Zuma

large mansion in Dubai MugZuma’s massive mansion in Dubai Mugabe lives next door. Thought to have been purchased for Jacob Zuma by the Gupta Brothers, a wealthy Indian business family, this house is located in the Emirates Hills area of the city and is thought to be worth close to $31 million dollars. The home not only sits next door to the residence of the former president of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, but it is also one of the largest in the area. The home features 10 bedrooms, 13 bathrooms, and a marble foyer with a massive grand double staircase that leads to the upper grand level. There are nine reception rooms, an outdoor swimming pool and a BBQ area, with the home having space for some of Jacob Zuma’s eleven cars. Stay tuned to see another one of Jacob Zuma’s homes that is 10 x bigger than this one!

Aventador Lamborghini It is thought that this car will be owned by one of Jacob Zuma’s nephews. It has an average price of around $440,000. The car has a top speed of 217. 5 mph and a 0-60 mph speed of around 2. 9 seconds, being powered by a 690 bhp V12 3. 5-litre engine. The car has a single-clutch, seven-speed semi-automatic transmission and an electronically controlled, all-wheel drive system. 

Deliveries of the car began in the first quarter of 2016, and production was limited to 500 units. However, the company revealed in 2016 that they had sold over 5,000 Aventadors. Another flat in Dubai This large flat is located in one of Jacob Zuma's sons' buildings, the Burj Khalifa. The apartments in the Burjare are thought to be some of the most expensive in the area, with prices ranging from $1 million dollars to over $10 million dollars. The apartments feature luxury bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens, and balconies that look out over the landscape. In addition to this, the building itself offers access to a private gym, a swimming pool, a 24-hour concierge, and 24-hour security. Each apartment comes with access to its own parking space within the building and also has access to the basketball, tennis, and community park within the complex. 7.

Land Rover Discovery:


Belonging to one of Zuma’s wives, this massive Land Rover Discovery was purchased for her by Jacob Zuma and is thought to have cost close to $45,000 dollars. The Discovery has a towing capacity of 1,800 to 2,200 kg and features a 300 bhp 3.0 TDV6 2.7 litre Recon Engine. The car has a top speed of between 111. 8 and 135. 5 mph, a 0–60 mph speed of between 6. 9 and 8 seconds, and a fuel economy of 26–43 mpg. With regards to technology, the car has an on-board infotainment system and an 825-Watt Surround Sound System with 14 speakers and a dual-channel sub-woofer. There is rear seat entertainment included, and the discovery even has its own on-board wi-fi hotspot.

6. Nkandla Homestead

: By far the largest item on the list, former President Jacob Zuma owns this massive Nkandla Homestead, which served as the seat of his power during his tenure in government. The home is by far the most fortified estate in South Africa and is surrounded by high fences and guard towers, with access limited to an underground tunnel and a heavily guarded road entrance. Upgrades to the estate's security are thought to have cost around $20 million dollars alone, and it has been reported in international news media that Zuma got in trouble for the re-vamp. The compound has some interesting features, including an amphitheatre, its own spring for clean water, 21 different houses for visiting officials and a large swimming pool. The compound features its own hospital, security headquarters, and even a heli-pad.

The Range Rover Sport is Land Rover's fifth model. The Range Rover Sport is thought to be a luxury vehicle that belongs to another of Zuma’s wives. Yes, he has seven now. The Range Rover Sport is the creme de la creme of the Range Rover line. The vehicle is thought to cost close to $100,000 and features many of the things found in other luxury SUVs. Along with a top speed of between 124. 9 and 175. 8 mph, the sport can go from 0-60 in just 5 seconds thanks to its 5-litre supercharged V8 engine. Another car with access to some of the best technology available, the sport's newer versions include rear seat entertainment, a media steering wheel, voice recognition technology, and a Meridian sound system with 13 speakers. Patek Philippe Complication Watch No

. 4 At nearly $45,000, the Patek Philippe Complication is the type of watch you'd expect to see on a high-ranking official like Jacob Zuma. This watch features a polished 18kt white gold case, a silvered "opaline" dial, and polished white gold dauphin shaped hands. The watch features its own built-in calendar with the Day & Month windows displayed beneath the 12 o’clock position. The watch is scratch resistant and has water resistance of up to 100 feet with an automatic movement and a fixed bezel.

3. Audi A6

The Audi A6 is a sleek car that exudes sophistication at a more reasonable price of around $42,000. The car has an acceptable top speed of 128 mph and a 0-60 mph time of around 5.2 seconds. The interior has been redesigned, with a 7.0-inch infotainment system as standard, as well as on-board technology such as adaptive cruise control and automated emergency braking. There is an 8-speed automatic transmission with manual shifting mode, along with a supercharged and intercooled V-6 engine. The car has all-wheel drive and can seat five passengers. It can brake from 70-100 mph in 159 feet.

Pretoria Restaurants:

As well as being an influential politician, Jacob Zuma owns many other business interests within the state, and these include his restaurants in the city of Pretoria. One of these restaurants is part of a burger chain called "Fat Zuma Burger" that serves big mac-style meals and offers everything from coffee to milkshake drinks. Heis is also thought to own several other fine dining restaurants within the city.

1. Audi Q7

: Zuma’s Audi Q7 is one of the flagships of the range. With a price range of around $65,000 dollars, the Audi Q7 is the company’s flagship model and boasts an impressive, muscular exterior. There is plenty of space for the Zuma family in this car, with seats for seven people over three rows, and child seats can be fitted to six of them. The 770-litre boot can be increased to a staggering 1,955 litres by electronically folding down the second row of seats. Newer versions of the car have some of the best technology around, including Audi Smartphone Interface, MMI Navigation Plus, and Audi Connect Safety and Service features.



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