2019 Nigerian presidential Inauguration: Buhari arrived in Mercedes Benz S-Class S560!


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The presidential inauguration was held recently in Abuja. Check out the exotic 2019 Mercedes Benz S-Class S560 president Buhari made a grand entrance in!

The swearing in ceremony of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria was held on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Having emerged victorious at the 2019 presidential elections, Muhammadu Buhari was re-elected into office as Nigeria’s president for a second term. 

As the delegation arrived, Buhari 2019 Mercedes Benz S-Class S560 which conveyed he and his wife, Aisha Buhari stands out.


Back view of the new Presidential car

As expected, the exotic car was sophisticated with maximum security to ensure the safety of the number one citizen of the largest black nation in the world. The luxury vehicle is resistant to bullets, rendering any gun shots fired at the car futile.

One the latest cars from Mercedes, the S-Class S560 is a perfect synergy of technology, comfort, safety and entertainment for the rich and powerful in the society. A standard for all luxury cars, it boasts of a twin-turbocharged V8 4.0-liter engine that produces 463 horsepower. And with a 9-speed transmission, a ride in this machine is as smooth as they come.

>>> The President has a special interest in Mercedes-Benz cars. He chose an S550 last time: Have a look at President Buhari's official car for the first tenure!


The car is rumored to cost N61 million but it should double that amount

Safety technology offered in this work of art by Mercedes includes Automatic Emergency Braking, Active Park Assist, Surround-view Camera, Distance Sensors, Rear-cross Traffic Alerts and Night Vision Camera.

Muhammadu Buhari was received by an excited crowd, and was successfully sworn in as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.


Most times the President chose a Mercedes-Benz to ride in

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Chris Odogwu is a Content Writer and Journalist. He holds a bachelor's degree in Mass Communication from University of Jos and a master's degree in Mass Communication from University of Lagos. His works have been published in top local and international publications including Forbes, HuffPost, ThriveGlobal, TheNextScoop and Nigeria360 among others. A member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), the thrill he gets from writing about exotic cars feels almost the same as riding in them.

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