"It is extremely difficult for us to accept the brutality that was inflicted on our beloved father and grandfather who will be deeply missed" - Nazia Maqsood, daughter
"I cannot see him having any enemies who would be so full of hate to do this to him. We don't understand." - Shazia Khan, daughter
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A report is being released today, which includes a series of recommendations at reducing child poverty in Birmingham.
Bright or sunny spells across the region, especially in the morning but occasional showers are likely to develop in the afternoon.
A drier and brighter start to the day, but turning fairly cloudy by afternoon with showers or outbreaks of rain.