The Rivers State-based team also known as has been sent to theunfashionable first division after finishing fourth from bottom.
“We regret the relegation of this club that is our symbol and strength butwe wish to assure both the players and Management of Sharks FC that theywill regain their place in the Nigerian Premier League by next season immediately we are elected to govern the State,” Davies Ibiamu Ikanya,Rivers APC chairman, said.
“That the legendary Sharks FC that represents the strength and characterof Rivers State and her people did not suffer relegation for the past tenyears and throughout the eight years of Rt Hon Chibuike Amaechi asGovernor, has been relegated from the Nigerian Premier League within justsix months of the ill-fated administration of Chief Nyesom Wike speaks volumes about the ill luck which the accidental governor has brought to Rivers State.
”The team, also known as the Blue Angels, has been relegated alongsideBayelsa United, Kwara United and Taraba.
– CAJ News