Mavado Sues Politician For $20 Million For Unfinished House

Mavado is taking a popular Jamaican politician to court to recover $20 million.

In his court docs Mavado says he gave Member of Parliament Paul Buchanan 20 million dollars to build a house for his mother in the upscale community of Norbrook in St. Andrew.

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The dancehall deejay says the deal took place over five years ago but he is still unable to get the house or his money back.

“I find it disgraceful that as a ghetto youth I have worked hard to make my money and pay my taxes, and this man, Paul Buchanan, can take 20 million that I gave him five years ago to purchase a house in Norbrook, and mi no get nothing,” Mavado said. “I have still not received my property and my money has not been returned to me with interest.”

Mavado unfinish house

The “So Special” singer says he has grown tired of waiting and has instructed his lawyer Tamika Harris to file the lawsuit, which has already been done in the Supreme Court.

Buchanan says he will be reaching out to Mavado to settle the lawsuit outside of court.



  1. That’s a dam shame, dam blasted THIEF…

  2. Building a house in Jamaica is like throwing your money into a wishing well.

  3. Reaching out to Movado for what?? You have d man 20 million fi d last 5 years an still nuh house nuh build yet! Weh you tek dis ting fah? You dont need any more time him back him money wid interest and stop d foolishness!

  4. Sue him till you buddy drop off my youth ya hear me.