Jamaican dancehall and reggae star Ninjaman has been condemned to life in jail for the walk 2009 murder of Ricardo Johnson on Marl Road in Kingston. The third blamed is Dennis Clayton. Following his conviction This month, ninjaman got the harshest sentence Since Vybz kartel : he will serve 40 years in prison before he will be qualified for parole.
The condemning of Ninjaman 9 year trial, the longest in Jamaican history. ninjaman, whose genuine name is Desmond Ballentine, was discovered liable of March 2009 murder of Ricardo Johnson Dennis Clayton.
“To the extent [ninjaman]is concerned, we are not astonished about the sentence in light of the stance of the judge at this stage,” one of ninjamnas lawyers, told media source “We will offer both conviction and sentence on guidelines from our customers. mr Ballentine has kept up his purity, and that he’s keen on engaging his conviction.”
As per police, Johnson was slaughtered in the wake of being blamed for taking two weapons from ninjaman and different individuals from his team.
The dancehall disk jockey, who was allowed safeguard in 2012, was arrested a month back after his safeguard was renounced by High Court judge, Justice Martin Gayle, who requested the murder trial to start instantly. The case had seen 17 trial dates and 23 notices.
The case was as of late exchanged to an extraordinary court that handles cases on the books for over five years.
Hailing from the area of St Mary, Ninjaman came to noticeable quality in the 1980s. He is known for melodies including Artical Don, Border Clash, and Cover Me highlighting Tinga Stewart.
The DJ additionally had a noteworthy part in the nearby, activity film Third World Cop in 1999.