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KIZUNGUMKUTI: Are the dramatic Itumbi, Maribe courtroom “romantic” hugs irritating Jowie?

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Dennis Ole Itumbi, the bold technology guru has wowed Kenyans, more so women, with his display of love for Jacque Maribe in and outside court.

“And therefore take the present time, with a hey, and a ho, and a hey nonino, For love is crownèd with the prime.” William Shakespeare

The beginning of the Monica Kimani murder case birthed another story featuring one of the accused, TV journalist Jacque Maribe, and Jubilee Party digital warrior Dennis Itumbi. From the day the news anchor and her fiancé, Joseph Kuria Irungu alias Jowie, were charged with the murder of Ms Kimani, Mr Itumbi has been the one constant face in the courtroom.

Both seem to bring out the best in each other. From the downcast girl who clung to her dad in a police station, the Maribe appearing in court now is bold, smiling and confident. At the touch of love, they say, everyone becomes a poet, and in times of trouble, the poem becomes the love.

On the day of her first court appearance, despite her boyfriend sitting next to her, Mr Itumbi gave her a deep hug (see pictures) before extending a similar but lighter courtesy on the man. Know if news is factual and true. Text  And on Wednesday, Itumbi hopped into the dock and sat next to her.

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On social media, Itumbi has penned a plethora of poems for Maribe, so much so that he is now the man every woman would want in her corner. With every post, he is winning legions of admirers, especially among women, as he has stuck out his all for Maribe.

On Wednesday, just before her bail hearing, Itumbi penned a scintillating verse “from the depth of a soul that has always connected…” “Situations come and go, but our friendship will outlast fake headlines, rumours, false accusations, social media updates, the blog frenzy and even the unfair comments thereafter… “But here’s my hand, No matter what happens, I know I will be there to whisper my reservations, I know I will be there to cheer you up, I know I will be there to watch you dance in victory!”

The full poem exudes an energy and warmth that every woman desires, especially in the kind of situation Maribe finds herself in. It’s a warmth that can even be felt in their gazes. Before then, he had penned a similar poem, this time addressed to Maribe’s child, but singing her praises. Itumbi’s ‘friendship’ with Jacque didn’t start yesterday. They were good friends long before she met, fell in love with and got engaged to Jowie.

READ ALSO:   VIDEO: What Maribe told police on Monica's murder which she reported about at Citizen

Friends say Jowie was quite the bolt from the blue that swooped down and won her heart. At the time, Itumbi put on a brave face, wished her well and moved on. The resurgence of his affection in court, however, has all the signs of a love-struck man – one completely taken by Jacque’s beauty. In 2015, Itumbi shocked many when he stormed a live TV show to deliver a surprise birthday cake for Maribe.

It was a romantic first in Kenya’s broadcast TV history. No wonder Maribe, who was winding up the Citizen TV lunchtime news, wept. Itumbi later took to social media to crown the day with what he does best – poetry. Friend or more than friend, Itumbi’s comportment in the face of Maribe’s predicament is pushing the ceiling for men. And women are praying for more Itumbis in their lives.

-Standardmedia.co.ke

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‘Don’t mention my name in things you don’t know!’ Jacque Maribe blasts fan

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Former media personality Jacque Maribe will not take wrong assumptions about life lying down.

After Jalango posted a photo of himself with her ex-fiance, Joseph ‘Jowie’ Irungu wishing him all the best in his life.

Jalang'o and JowieThe comedian posted a picture of himself, Jowie, Joe Muchiri and Dan paps, with the caption:

“This was a good day….@jowie.jowi 😭😭 Keep holding!”

Jowie is currently in Kamiti Maximum Prison over the brutal and gruesome murder of businesswoman Monica Kimani.

Jalango’s fan named wambui_glory took to to the comments segment of the Instagram post and wrote,

“… not that he deserves justice.. He deserved a bail and he’s innocent till proven guilty, Monica deserves justice too but it was unfair kupea Maribe bail waache huyu.”

A very angry Jacque shot back to defend herself in the legal matter.

“@wambui_glory please don’t mention my name on things you know nothing about. Thanks.”

 

By Mpasho

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PHOTOS Lupita’s brother Junior Nyong’o and girlfriend hold engagement party

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Sorry team mafisiress! Lupita’s brother Junior Nyong’o is off the market.

The Kisumu County governor’s son is in a relationship with an artiste identified as Wanja Wohoro.

The couple held their engagement party yesterday at a posh and an undisclosed location in the city.

The invites only party was attended by less than 30 guests. All family and close friends.

Wanja’s family, Lupita’s sister Zawadi Nyog’go, Patricia Kihoro, artiste Karun, runway model trainer Letoya Johnstone, Blinky Bill, Karen Lucas were part of the invited few.

Peter Nyong'o

An engagement party is a party held to celebrate a couple’s recent engagement and to help future wedding guests to get to know one another.

According to sources, those who received invitation letters were sent for directions to the venue, to avoid paparazzi and gatecrashers.

The couple is planning for a surprise wedding.

In the first year I was just looking at rings and different stuff…’ JUniior said while addressing guests.

The two have been dating for quite a while and have released several songs together.

Below are photos from Nyongo ad Wanja’s engagement party

Wanja Wohoro

Peter Nyong'o and Wanja Wohoro
Peter Nyong’o and Wanja Wahoro during their engagement party

Peter Nyong'o and Wanja WohoroLetoya JohnstoneLetoya Johnstone with Peter Nyong'o

Letoya Johnstone
Letoya Johnstone with Peter Nyong’o

Peter Nyong'o and Wanja Wohoro

Wanja Wohoro
Wanja with her brother

Wanja WohoroPeter Nyong'o and Wanja Wohoro

Patricia Kihoro
Patricia Kihoro with the couple

Wanja Wohoro

 

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Ben Githae: I have no apologies for ‘Tano Tena’ song

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Kikuyu gospel artiste Ben Githae says he will not apologise to Kenyans for his song Tano Tena that urged Kenyans to give President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto another term during the 2017 heated election campaigns.

The song that served as the Jubilee campaigns anthem is currently trending on social media offering a ‘painful’ reminder of the ‘bad’ choice that voters made to elect into power, a government that has led the country into an economic slump.

While studies have shown that majority of Kenyans are surviving on a single meal per day, citizens have taken to social media to vent about having to cut down their expenses by walking to work and reducing their leisure activities to be able to survive.

They have accused the government of doing little to change the situation. Jubilee administration has also gone on a borrowing spree with the total public debt now standing at Sh5.902 trillion.

Some Kenyans have called on the artiste to produce another song that apologises to Kenyans for “misleading” them.

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“Mpendwa, aka Baba Daisy should release a seven minutes apology hit song so that we can forgive him for misleading us .I personally apologized for voting three times in favor of the poor (in terms of leadership) duo,” wrote Moses Ngigi.

READ ALSO:   I loved Jowie but he should carry his own cross – Maribe

The artiste, however, feels those who voted for Jubilee government based on the contents of the song only have themselves to blame.

He said his influence could not have driven such a huge mass towards making a decision such as who to elect in office and called on those claiming that it influenced their voting patterns to instead clap for him for supporting a winning candidate.

“I saw an opportunity and seized it. I have no apologies to make,” said Mr Githae.

He said the song that was part of his Roho wa Ngai urotoma roho wa wuirualbum (May the spirit of God win over that of jealousy) hit more because of the timing of its release.

Despite the flak received for the song, Mr Githae says he made a tidy sum from the opportunities it brought forth. Also, contrary to people’s beliefs, he says he was not contracted by the Jubilee party to do the song.

The artiste said he made a decision to include a political song in the album as an expression of his support for the president.

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“I said to myself that I do not have money to support the presidential campaigns but I have a gift I can use. So why not do a song, record a simple video for it and share it amongst the people to test its reception?” he said.

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The song went viral and became a darling amongst Jubilee party supporters. The trending clip was shot at Ndumberi in Kiambu, his home county.

“The president was voted for by over 8 million Kenyans, the ones claiming my song guided their choice of candidates are lying. How can such a huge mass be influenced by a person of my stature,” said Mr Githae.

He called on the president to work to improve the lives of Kenyans. “Those that may be failing him should be pointed out and ejected from his administration,” said the artist.

Mr Githae said he is not sure if he shall releasing another political song in 2022. “I did Tano Tena in support of Uhuru and he shall not be seeking another term. That decision shall be guided by the dynamics of the time,” he said.

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