Citizen TV’s Jacque Maribe has just been arrested over the murder of Monica Kimani, the woman who was found killed in her apartment in Nairobi’s Kilimani area, and body dumped in a bathtub.

Director of Criminal Investigations George Kinoti has confirmed that Maribe is now a suspect in the murder after new evidence emerged, Maribe has been taken to Gigiri Police station where she will spend till Monday when she shall be taken to court.

Maribe had gone to the DCI headquarters on Kiambu Road to record another statement but has been spending the whole morning with detectives till late about 6pm when a decision to detain him was arrived at.

“We have sufficient evidence to charge her she will be in court on Monday.” Kinoti is quoted saying.

Maribe is the girlfriend to Joseph Irungu alias Jowie—a prime suspect in the murder, who was arrested last week and arraigned in court. Police are detaining him for the next 10 days as they conclude investigations