President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has condemned the killing of an undercover journalist with Tiger Eye PI, Ahmed Hussein-Suale, charging the police to immediately bring to book the perpetrators.
Ahmed Hussein who worked closely with ace investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas was shot by gunmen on a motorbike Wednesday night while he drove home.
He was shot three times, twice in the chest and another in the neck, dying instantly.
In a short message on his facebook wall, President Akufo-Addo said I’ve learnt with sadness of the killing of Ahmed Hussein-Suale, an associate of investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas. I condemn the act unreservedly, and extend my condolences to his family. I expect the police to bring to book, as soon as possible, the perpetrators of this heinous crime. Once again, my heartfelt condolences.”
Ahmed’s chilling murder comes months after his picture was brandished on TV by a Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong during the airing of his anti-Anas documentary ‘who watches the watchman’ and called on the public to attack him as he was ready to face the consequences.
However, Some section of Ghanaian have been calling for the arrest of the for Assin Central, maverick MP.
Meanwhile, the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has implored President Akufo-Addo to take a personal interest in the dastardly murder of the investigative journalist with Tiger Eye PI.
By: Joseph Nii Ankrah