Television journalist Jacquie Maribe and fiancé Joseph Irungu shared a bench in court yesterday after 10 days apart in custody, but did not utter a word to each other.
~ The Star
Citizens TV journalist Jacque Maribe has been certified fit to stand murder trial, her lawyer Katwa Kigen said on Friday.
Citizen TV journalist Jacque Maribe and her fiance Joseph ‘Jowie’ Irungu are expected to take plea to the charge of murdering Monica Kimani today.
Citizen TV anchor Jacque Maribe and her boyfriend, Joseph Irungu, alias Jowie have been remanded for six days to allow for a mental evaluation exercise before the accused can take plea in the murder of business lady Monica Nyawira Kimani.
Dressed in a black blouse with white dots and blue jeans, Maribe’s sad face and teary eyes were a contrast to the jovial television girl who lit up the screens on a local TV channel.
Maribe has been implicated in the gory murder of businesswoman Monica Kimani by her conduct and association with prime suspect Jowie.
Citizen journalist Jacque Maribe is fit to stand trial after psychiatric exam shows she is mentally sound, this is according to her lawyer Katwa Kigen.
, NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 12 – A mental assessment conducted on Citizen TV Journalist Jacque Maribe has shown that she is fit to stand trial in the murder of Monica Kimani in her Kilimani apartment.
Top investigators in the murder of Ms Monica Kimani have shifted operations to the Coast in search of what they termed “crucial materials and information”.
Popular TV news anchor Jacque Maribe could testify against fiancee Joseph Irungu alias Jowie in a case in which they are suspected to have conspired to murder Monica Kimani, lawyer Katwa Kigen has said.
Joseph Irungu 'Jowie' and Citizen TV anchor Jacque Maribe's murder case has been pushed to Monday, October 15, when they take pleas.
Joseph Kuria Irungu alias Jowie, the man being accused of killing Monica Kimani wants to be released on bail to seek specialized treatment for his wounded left shoulder.
Citizen TV news anchor Jacque Maribe and her fiance Joseph Irungu will both be charged with the murder of businesswoman Monica Kimani, Police have confirmed.
Appearing before Justice Jessie Lesiit on Tuesday, lawyer Cliff Ombeta pleaded with the court that Jowie gets medical attention immediately.
, NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 9 – The High Court has ordered a mental assessment for Citizen TV journalist Jacque Maribe and medical treatment for her fiancé, Joseph Irungu alias Jowie, before they can plead to murder charges.
Embattled Citizen TV journalist Jacque Maribe has received an overwhelming amount of love following the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) direction to have have her charged with murder alongside her fiancé Joseph Irungu.
Television journalist Jacque Maribe is reportedly considering cutting a deal with the state that would see her turn into a witness against her fiancé Joseph Irungu in the murder of Monica Kimani.
The State is consolidating three cases facing journalist Jacque Maribe, Joseph Irungu and Brian Kasaine before asking them to take plea over the gruesome murder of Monica Nyawira Kimani.
Mr Irungu, whose hand was in a sling and was chewing gum while on the dock, will also get treatment for his gunshot wound.
Investigating officer Maxwell Otieno had told the court he needed to travel to South Sudan to gather more evidence before charges are preferred against Jowie.
Bryan Kassaine Spira, one of the three suspects arrested in connection with the killing of Monica Nyawira Kimani, is a free man, thanks to a deal with prosecutors which will see him testify against the others.