JAM | May 24, 2023

Jamaican broadcaster Ragashanti attains law degree

Vanassa McKenzie

Vanassa McKenzie / Our Today

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Kingsley ‘Ragashanti’ Stewart (Instagram Photo: ragashanti).

Controversial radio personality, Kingsley ‘Ragashanti’ Stewart attained a Juris Doctor degree from Fordham University School of Law on Saturday (May 20).

In an Instagram post on Monday (May 22), Stewart said that: “After three gruelling years of full-time study at Fordham University School of Law…I am a lawyer.”

A Juris Doctor degree is a graduate-entry professional degree in law that provides students with the practical skills and knowledge to become a practising lawyer in the United States.

Kingsley ‘Ragashanti’ Stewart (Instagram Photo: ragashanti).

The Juris Doctor does not provide students with a license to practice law but is required for individuals planning to sit the bar exams.

“Just my same journey, with new roads…..Same Ragabook, with a new chapter…same tree…got rid of old branches…sprouting new ones…. Laugh, Learn and Grow. Always a Win. This one is for my kids, Zion, Jidae and King. Mama…yuh washbelly a push tru same way. Still miss yuh..Big up Ms. Cherry. All Tamfammers big up. We’ll all celebrate in a big party on September 16th. Giving thanks always,”

Kingsley ‘Ragashanti’ Stewart

Congratulations also came pouring in on social media following Stewart’s announcement on Monday.

Ragashanti, who has been dubbed as the ‘King Of Mixup’ is popularly known for hosting talk shows such as Ragashanti Live and TamFam Tv.


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