Jacky maribe, Joe Irungu, Monica Kimani
Jacky maribe, Joe Irungu, Monica Kimani

TV girl Jacque Maribe broke the hearts of many after she publicly got engaged to her lover Joe Irungu alias Jowie on 30th June this year.

Jacque Maribe
Jowie on his knee proposing to Jacque Maribe

The two lovebirds have been so much in love and we were convinced that they were going to walk down the aisle soon, but it seems we might have to wait for long after Jowie was arrested.

Jowie and Maribe are have been trending for the better part of this week. Maribe’s fiance is the prime suspect in the murder of Monica Kimani.

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Well, below are the things you didn’t know about Ms. Maribe and Jowie, go through:

  1. PDA

From displaying their affection for each other in public to sharing lovey-dovey pics on social media, the two always left us green with envy.


Jacque Maribe and Joe Irungu
Jacque with her fiance


2. Party animals

The couple was seen severally hanging out in popular city joints with their close friends. They were also known among the social scene and hanged out together with the who is who of the showbiz industry.

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3. Flashy lifestyle

Maribe stays in a six-bedroom mansion in one of the middle class estates where she allegedly pays rent for Sh150,000 per month.  Word has it that Jowie had moved to her house.

4. Jowie drove Maribe’s car to and fro the murder scene

On the fateful day, Monica Kimani was killed, Maribe’s fiance was using her car to run his ‘errands’. Yesterday, here car was checked by forensic experts after the journalist presented herself to the DCI officers at Kilimani police station.

5. Family

Maribe is a single mother of one while Jowie has no child yet. We have seen Maribe’s family and friends come out in her support and yesterday her father was with her to record a statement at Kilimani police station.

Jacque Maribe
With her fiance

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