A judge has ordered that Jacque Maribe go for mental assessment at the Mathare Mental hospital. The Citizen TV news will later be remanded at the Lang’ata Women’s prison as she waits for judgement on Monday.
“We are ready to take the plea today and have no objection to the mental assessment being taken later on,” Maribe’s lawyer Katwa Kigen said.
Previosuly, Jowie’s parents had opened up about their son’s relationship with Citizen TV news anchor, Jacque Maribe.
The two love birds are in police custody with connection to the brutal murder of Monicah Kimani. Her body was discovered in her bathtub, hands and legs tied to her back and throat slit.
Now, the parents of Jowie spoke to NTV’s Dennis Okari and confirmed that he lived with Jacque in Langata at the Royal Park estate.
“He told me about dating Jacque Maribe on phone. He had plans to wed her and I gave them my blessings. As a parent I could not choose a wife for him. I told him, he will be the one staying with his wife so he has to chose wisely. I only asked him if he is sure she has the values of a housewife. He said she did and i gave them my blessings”