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  • Buju Banton: “Joy Cometh In The Morning”

    Joy Cometh In The Morning

    Speaking from Federal Prison in Miami where he's serving the fifth of his ten years sentence for drog related offences,  Buju Banton, in a statement, explains why the "music is suffering and...

  • Prosecutors drop firearms charge against Buju Banton

    FLORIDA, United States (AP) — Federal prosecutors have agreed to drop a firearms charge against reggae star Buju Banton, who is already serving a 10-year sentence.

    The US Attorney's Office...

  • Buju pays tribute to late attorney

    INCARCERATED Reggae icon Buju Banton has issued a heart-rending tribute to his former lead attorney and late Mayor of Jackson, Mississippi, Kwame Lumumba, who died under mysterious circumstances...

  • Buju’s co-accused released from prison

    IAN Thomas, one of the co-conspirators in the Buju Banton drug case, has been released from federal prison.

    Thomas — who the Federal Bureau of Prisons' website said was released on August...

  • Buju's gun charge dropped

    A gun charge against imprisoned Jamaican reggae artiste Mark Myrie, better known as 'Buju Banton', was yesterday dropped in a United States court. In the meantime, the entertainer's attorney,...

  • Buju alive and okay

    RUMOURS that reggae superstar Buju Banton was stabbed and killed in prison have proven untrue. Since Friday, reports emerged on social media that Banton, whose real name is Mark Anthony Myrie, had...

  • Buju gets another lifeline

    REGGAE artiste Buju Banton was handed another lifeline yesterday after it was revealed that embattled juror Teri Wright had submitted the wrong computer hard drive for examination by a computer...

  • Juror's testimony puts new spin on Buju trial

    A juror who sat on the 2011 drug trial in which reggae star Buju Banton was convicted, testified yesterday that the reported misconduct by foreman Teri Wright was discussed in the jury room....

  • Development in drug case disrupts Buju's studies

    AN effort by reggae icon Buju Banton to acquire higher education while serving his 10-year prison sentence has been postponed due to the latest development in his case. Minutes after he was...

  • Buju sentencing postponed

    Buju sentencing postponed

    The gun sentencing of Grammy award-winning reggae artiste Buju Banton has been postponed in the Sam M Gibbons federal court in Tampa Florida Tuesday. The sentencing hearing was put off on the...