The Imo State Government through the ministry of youth and sports development who are the owners and sponsor of Heartland FC of Owerri have officially sacked the old management of the club.
In a letter made available to saqnation.com dated 20th October 2020, the Commissioner for Youths and Sports Development Hon. Dan. Chike Ogu stated that the four months salary been owned them from March to June 2020 have been paid in full and they are to return all Club/Government property/properties in their possession. He also stated that this payment is final and recruitment of the remaining vacant positions will be carried out very soon.
A new management for Heartland FC of Owerri have already been appointed by the Governor Rt. Hon. Hope Uzordinma on September 2020 at the Imo State Government House Owerri.