Nollywood actor Emeka Ike who initially
denied reports that his wife, Suzanne
Rero Emmanuella has filed for divorce
has finally come open.
In an exclusive chat with Punch, Emeka
Ike admitted that his wife and the mother
of his four children has moved out of her
matrimonial home over domestic
The President of the Actors Guild of
Nigeria, in an emotional tone told Punch
that he adores his wife and she is
probably using that against him.
He appealed to his wife to come back
home because the children are missing
emeka ike’s wife abandoned children
“If my wife says I am a wife beater, the
children would have witnessed such. I
have a 14-year-old boy who is grown
and has moustache now, you can ask
him if I have ever beaten his mother.
Never in my life have I raised my hand to
beat my wife. I adore that woman and I
love her a lot.
If she wants to use my love against me,
no problem and if people do not believe
me, they should go to my former
residence in Lagos to ask my neighbours
if they ever heard that I beat my wife.
Rather when my wife starts making noise
like women normally do, I use that period
to train my children. I would ask my
children like this, ‘what do you do when
a woman begins to nag at home?’ They
would tell you that the next thing to do is
pick your car keys and drive off.
That is the normal training I give my
sons so that they would never beat their
wives. If my wife wants to leave me, she
should have just said that it is due to
irreconcilable differences and not that I
am a wife beater. It would mean that she
is trying to get unnecessary sympathy
and I don’t think she would say such.
When I showed my children what was on
the internet, they were sad and said that
it was a lie because I don’t beat their
I am a father of four children and I must
protect them first before I even protect
myself. That is why I would never say
any bad thing about their mother. God
would judge us all in life. Anyone who
sees my wife should tell her to come
back home to her children because they