After killing her husband, rising Kikuyu singer Gathoni Wa Waweru, also known as Gathoni Diva, is being held by authorities.
According to reports, Gathoni stabbed her husband four times after he returned home intoxicated.
He passed away as he was being taken to the hospital.
Gathoni said to the authorities that the regrettable incidence occurred when she was protecting herself.
The mellow-voiced singer came into the limelight after doing a Kikuyu cover song for Sauti Sol’s Suzanna song.
The song has close to 1 million views on Youtube.
Below are photos of the singer and her deceased husband.