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Heaven On Earth - Check Out 8 Most Expensive Things Owned By Former President, Jacob Zuma

Jacob Zuma has an estimated net worth of aroun Million Dollars, today we look at 10 expensive things he owns.

10. Dubai Home

10 Expensive Things Owned By Former SA President <a class=Jacob Zuma"/>Zuma’s massive mansion in Dubai… Mugabe lives next door!

This home is said to have been purchased for Jacob Zuma by the Gupta Brothers, a wealthy Indian business family. It's in the city's Emirates Hills neighborhood and is estimated to be worth over $31 million dollars.

Not only is the mansion next door to that of former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, but it is also one of the largest in the area.

There are ten bedrooms and thirteen bathrooms on the property, as well as a marble lobby with a big double staircase leading to the upper grand level.

There are nine reception rooms, an outdoor pool, a BBQ area, and space for some of Jacob Zuma's eleven cars.

Keep a watch out for another of Jacob Zuma's residences ten times the size of this one!

9. Lamborghini Aventador


10 Expensive Things Owned by Jacob Zuma

This automobile, which is thought to be owned by one of Jacob Zuma's nephews, has an average price of $441,000 dollars.

The vehicle has a top speed of 217.5 mph and a 0-60 mph pace of around 2.9 seconds thanks to a 690 horsepower V12 3.5 litre engine.

The vehicle has an electronically controlled all-wheel drive system and a seven-speed semi-automatic transmission with a single clutch.

The car's production was limited to 500 units, with delivery beginning in the first quarter of 2016, however the company claimed to have sold more than 5,000 Aventadors in 2016.

8. Dubai Flat

10 Expensive Things Owned by Jacob Zuma

This enormous flat is located in the world's tallest structure, the Burj Khalifa, and is owned by another of Jacob Zuma's sons.

Apartments at the Burj are said to be among the most expensive in the neighborhood, with prices ranging from $1 million to over $10 million.

The flats come with bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens, and balconies with views of the landscape.

The facility also includes a private gym, a swimming pool, a 24-hour concierge, and 24-hour security.

Each apartment comes with its own parking spot as well as access to the complex's basketball, tennis, and community park.

7. Land Rover Discovery

10 Expensive Things Owned by Jacob Zuma

This massive Land Rover Discovery, which belonged to one of Jacob Zuma's wives, was reportedly purchased for her by Jacob Zuma for around $40,000 dollars.

The Discovery features a towing capacity of 1,800 to 2,200 kg, a 3.0 TDV6 2.7 litre Recon Engine with 300 horsepower, and a 3.0 TDV6 2.7 litre Recon Engine with 300 horsepower.

With a top speed of 111.8 to 135.5 mph, a 0-60 mph time of 6.9 to 8 seconds, and a fuel economy of 26 to 43 miles per gallon, the vehicle is fast.

In terms of technology, the vehicle has an on-board entertainment system as well as an 825 Watt Surround Sound System with 14 speakers and a dual-channel subwoofer.

The Discovery comes with a built-in wi-fi hotspot and rear-seat entertainment.

6. Nkandla Homestead

10 Expensive Things Owned by Jacob Zuma

Former President Jacob Zuma owns the sprawling Nkandla Homestead, which served as his political headquarters during his time in office. It's without a doubt the most valuable thing on the list.

High gates and guard towers surround the residence, with entry limited to an underground tunnel and a tightly guarded road approach. It is by far South Africa's most protected estate.

According to international press accounts, upgrades to the estate's security cost more than $20 million, and Zuma has been chastised for the re-vamp.

Among the unique features of the enclosure are an amphitheatre, a spring for clean water, 21 different buildings for visiting dignitaries, and a large swimming pool.

There is a hospital on site, as well as a security headquarters and a helipad.

5. Range Rover Sport


10 Expensive Things Owned by Jacob Zuma

The Range Rover Sport is the pinnacle of the Range Rover series and is rumored to belong to another of Zuma's wives (he now has seven).

The vehicle is projected to cost around $100,000 and will contain many of the same features as other luxury SUVs.

The sport's 5-litre supercharged V8 engine accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in less than 5 seconds, with a top speed of 124.9 to 175.8 mph.

Back seat entertainment, a media steering wheel, voice recognition technology, and a Meridian sound system with 13 speakers are all available on the latest variants of the sport, making it yet another automobile with access to some of the best technology available.

4. Patek Philippe Complication Watch


10 Expensive Things Owned by Jacob Zuma

The Patek Philippe Complication, which costs around $45,000, is the kind of watch you'd expect to see on someone like Jacob Zuma.

The dial is silvered "opaline" with polished white gold dauphin shaped hands, and the case is polished 18kt white gold.

The Day & Month windows are located beneath the watch's 12 o'clock position, which has its own built-in calendar.

The watch is scratch resistant and has a water resistance of up to 100 feet, thanks to an automatic movement and a fixed bezel.

3. Audi A6

10 Expensive Things Owned by Jacob Zuma

The Audi A6 is a sleek vehicle with a sophisticated feel that costs around $42,000 dollars.

The car has a top speed of 128 mph and takes about 5.2 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph.

The cabin has been remodeled, and now includes a 7.0-inch touchscreen as well as on-board technology including adaptive cruise control and automated emergency braking.

An 8-speed automatic transmission with manual shifting mode is combined with a supercharged and intercooled V-6 engine.

The vehicle has all-wheel drive and seats five people. It can come to a complete stop from 70 to 60 miles per hour in just 159 feet.

2. Pretoria Restaurants


10 Expensive Things Owned by Jacob Zuma

Jacob Zuma has a host of additional commercial interests in the state, including restaurants in Pretoria, in addition to being a powerful politician.

One of these shops is part of the "Fat Zuma Burger" burger chain, which sells everything from coffee to milkshake beverages and serves large mac-style meals.

He is also claimed to be the owner of several more fine dining restaurants in the city.

1. Audi Q7


10 Expensive Things Owned by Jacob ZumaZuma’s Audi Q7 is one of the flagship’s of the range

The Audi Q7 is the company's flagship vehicle, with a starting price of around $65,000 and a stylish, powerful design.

The Zuma family will have plenty of room in this vehicle, which has seating for seven passengers over three rows with child seats for six of them.

The 770-litre boot can be enlarged to 1,955 litres by electronically folding down the second row of seats.

On newer models of the vehicle, the Audi Smartphone Interface, MMI Navigation Plus, and Audi Connect Safety and Service features are all available.

A large heads-up display, Xenon headlights, and a Bang & Olufsen speaker system with superb entertainment sound can all be found on the dash.

Jacob Zuma is also claimed to own a number of other high-end limos, some of which are armored.

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