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April 3, 2024

Afrobeat star, Paulachino face deportation in Turkey

By Ayo Onikoyi

Afrobeats Nigerian singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur, Paulachino, based in Turkey, who recently made waves with his luxurious Corvette C8 Stingray Spoiler purchase, is now facing legal troubles.

Reports suggest that Turkish authorities have detained Paulachino on charges including money laundering, currency abuse, and violation of residency permit regulations.

Despite attempts to evade arrest, a sting operation was executed with precision, leading to Paulachino’s apprehension. He is currently in custody, awaiting interrogation by authorities.

It is pertinent to note that the Paulachino’s latest acquisition is no ordinary car. It’s a 2021 Corvette C8 Stingray Spoiler-BOSE 500 HP valued at over half a million dollars ( $556,381.03) purchased in the high-end market of Middle East, Turkey, where luxury car taxes inflate prices to unimaginable heights, the cumulative cost in Naira stands at approximately ₦806,951,493.50.

Stay tuned for further updates on this developing story.