Supporters celebrated in the streets, setting off fireworks at Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach, and in Sao Paulo they gathered on the central avenue with banners and flags.
He takes over on 1 January 2019.
"We can not continue flirting with communism", the 63-year-old former army captain said in his acceptance speech, Reutersreports.
Delivered in a stern tone, the speech also featured more divisive moments.
"We can not continue flirting with socialism, communism, populism and leftist extremism".
Bolsonaro will be the first president with a background in the armed forces since the end of Brazil's 1964-1985 military dictatorship.
Donning a Jair Bolsonaro sweater outside of Framingham's Memorial Building, Andre Coutinho stated he's supporting Bolsonaro because he believes he will bring a much needed perspective and hopefully incite economic prosperity.
As well as tackling violent crime, Bolsonaro has pledged to push for the prosecution of the dozens of left-wing politicians involved in the country's "Operation Car Wash" corruption scandal that saw billions of pounds stolen from the public budget.
"I was on the other side, but now I'm for Bolsonaro", said Ozisas Dasiovs, who expressed frustration regarding the country's current state.
Bolsonaro achieved an expected victory over his socialist opponent Fernando Haddad with around 55 percent of the vote, sparking political debate around the world.
Whatever the comparison, what is clear is that country's sharp swing to the right will resonate beyond Brazil as another populist takes power. The website of the Communist Party of Brazil (PCdoB) recalled that in 2016, the Brazilian extreme right ring praised Macri's economic practices, as a result of which two years later, in 2018, the Argentinean peso was devaluated by almost 100 percent against the U.S. dollar.
"After decades, Brazil finally has a chance to elect a president who truly represents Brazilians' values", Bolsonaro had tweeted on Saturday, in his final pitch to voters.
Political analysts and activists reacted to the news in grim tones.
"Canada and Brazil enjoy a deep relationship. numerous relationships between people and businesses, as well as. our close cooperation on security and defence, agriculture, education, technology and innovation", she said.
Human Rights Watch called on Brazil's judges, journalists and civil society to be vigilant. "It's not unlikely that we'll see an erosion of Brazil's democracy".
Supporters of far-right lawmaker and presidential candidate for the Social Liberal Party (PSL), Jair Bolsonaro, celebrate the election in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on October 28, 2018.
His links to the military and admiration for the former dictatorship concern many Brazilians, as do his sexist, racist and homophobic remarks.
But he is also very much a product of a ideal storm in Brazil that made his messages less marginalised - widespread anger at the political class amid years of corruption, an economy that has struggled to recover after a punishing recession and a surge in violence.
The highly divisive Lula, who stands accused of masterminding the massive pilfering of state oil company Petrobras, was barred from running because he is serving a 12-year sentence for bribery.
If the outcome of the election is anything like the 2016 presidential election in America, Brazilians may have dark days head of them.
"It used to be people would actually vote for what they wanted, and not just against something", he said.
Official results gave the controversial president-elect 55.13 percent of the vote in the run-off election, to 44.87 for leftist opponent Fernando Haddad, with 99.99 percent of the ballots counted.
Aubameyang then doubled his tally nearly immediately in the 66th minute, tapping into an empty net thanks to some magic from Ozil. The Arsenal captain took to Twitter to hail his side after turning in a man of the match performance in the Premier League.
US President Donald Trump on Monday took aim what he called weak US immigration policy, declaring himself to be a nationalist . If he loses to O'Rourke, however, Trump may start calling him something else.
Twitter said it will "continue to proactively combat nefarious attempts" to undermine the integrity of its network. Similar accounts with suspected Iranian ties cloaked their efforts as French, Croatian and Spanish reporters.
José Mourinho has come under heavy fire this season, both from United fans and from the wider footballing community. They need great players, great movements, creative football to identify themselves to a player or a team.
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AK Bassi, who was probing the case against Asthana, was dispatched to Port Blair in public interest with immediate effect. Delhi Police and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) teams are looking into the matter.
In order to improve upon costs, Tesla offered customers a mid-size range version of the Model 3 which started at Dollars 46,000. Tesla also posted $52 million (£40.5 million) from the sales of regulatory tax credits and $23 (£17.9) million in other income.
The brawl was ultimately halted after several players on both teams and security officials intervened to pull the fighters away. Paul alleges Rondo spit in his face which forced Paul to stick a hand in Rondo's.
The blackface thing is a pretext, a "socially acceptable" reason for ending the Kelly experiment at NBC abruptly. The network reportedly told Megan Kelly Today staffers not to worry about their jobs on Wednesday.
On Monday, they kept the projected jackpot at $1.6 billion but will re-examine the numbers Tuesday to decide if it should go up. A 2016 Powerball jackpot that was worth $1.58 billion is the current record-holder for largest jackpot in history.
Minaj later chimed in on the same post , "Poor baby has no idea fashion nova asked me to do that deal she had for over a year". Let's keep it positive and keep it pushing!' If you really wanna talk about it, you know where to link me.
President Donald Trump is wrapping up a visit to Western states with a campaign rally later Saturday in rural Elko, Nevada. Another boon for Republicans is that the Democrats' lead on the midterms narrows in battleground districts.
If the existing US/China trade-war escalates, UBS foresees lower economic growth in both countries before policy responses. The Chinese cohort is 97 percent self-made, many of them in sectors such as technology and retail.
But some big spenders on ads "related to issues of national importance " appear to be vendors chiefly interested in making money. Also among the top spenders is the oil company Exxon Mobil, which has spent nearly $2 million on ads on Facebook since May.
The Red Dead Redemption 2 companion app is now on track for October 26, 2018, alongside the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 release. The Xbox One S is Microsoft's entry-level Xbox One console, granting access to all Xbox games on a budget.
Is it a good or bad thing that Google has limited non-approved devices to 5W? But it should be coming in the next few days. The Pixel line of smartphones is Google's attempt to create a line of devices which can take down the Apple iPhone.
When qualifying began, the two Ferrari men were swiftly setting the pace with Vettel on top early in Q1. Schumacher won seven, two at Benetton and the rest with Ferrari , and retired with a record 91 wins.
The number of migrants swelled to about 5,000 as more people continue to join the group that stretches for about a mile. On Friday, US President Donald Trump thanked Mexico for holding back the migrants from crossing into the US.
If a club can stump up €215m then they can sign Neymar - but only in the summer of 2020 and not before. The Paris-Saint Germain star cost £198m when he moved to Paris from Barca in 2017, a world-record fee.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are now on a 16-day royal tour that includes stops in Australia , Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand . The royal has cited her mother, yoga instructor Doria, as responsible for kick-starting her love affair with yoga.