In the wake of neglect claims allegedly made by the second wife of the slain Investigative Journalist AHMED HUSSEIN-SUALE, Tiger Eye PI has released a statement in which they provided a long list of detailed efforts and contributions made to the family.
The statement reads:
STATEMENT ON ALLEGED NEGLECT OF SECOND WIFE AND FAMILY OF O OUR SLAIN COLLEAGUE AHMED HUSSEIN-SUALE
4 October, 2021 | News Releases
Tiger Eye P. I. is saddened to learn about the alleged financial plight of the second wife and family of our beloved colleague, slain Ahmed Hussein-Suale. After speaking to the family on these developments, we wish to make public the following:
1.Ahmed Suale had two wives with whom he had four (4) children at the time of his assassination.
2.Ahmed Suale had ONE child (boy) with the second wife (name withheld).
3.Tiger Eye P.I. in 2019 gave a lump sum donation to the family in the presence of Ahmed’s two wives.
4.It is Tiger Eye’s understanding that the family of Ahmed has disbursed the lump sum equitably and that the two wives were settled.
5. Tiger Eye P.I. secured a business contract for the two wives to invest their portion of the lump sum to cater for themselves in the long term.
6.Tiger Eye took responsibility for the education of all the 4 children. To date, Tiger Eye pays for the education of the children.
7. A year after Ahmed Suale’s assassination on 16 January 2019, his family sent his wives back to their families in line with Islamic custom. We learnt the second wife was sent to her family in the Northern region.
8. We have learnt the second wife remarried shortly after, and relocated to join her new husband at Ashaiman in Accra.
9. Tiger Eye financed the entire funeral expenditure of Ahmed both in Greater Accra and Northern regions
10.Tiger Eye has been doing a lot behind the scenes to bring the perpetrators of the gruesome murder of Ahmed to book. To this end, we have been in constant contact with the family.
Ahmed Hussein-Suale’ family will always be part of Tiger’s family. May Allah bless him with Jannatul Firdaws.