The Apprentice: Why did contestant Shama leave series 16 of the BBC show – what does Lord Sugar say?

Shama was hoping to be Lord Sugar’s next business partner before she left the process – here’s why she kicked herself out of the show

Shama Amin (Source: BBC / Ray Burmiston)

Fan BBC recital Probationer began watching episode three of the latest series, with many surprised by the announcement of a fan-favorite contestant.

Shama Amin, 41, made a shocking announcement at the beginning of the show that she was leaving the process voluntarily.

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Lord Sugar, his mentors Karren Brady and Tim Campbell, and the other contestant were shocked by the announcement.

So far, Shama has impressed viewers with her common sense and business savvy.

Why did Shama leave The Apprentice series 16?

Shama made the heartbreaking announcement before the teams parted ways over their non-alcoholic duty in episode three of the series.

While the teams met Lord Sugar and his advisers at the Mercato Metropolitano in Central London, Shama took the opportunity to make his announcement.

She said she would be leaving the show for health reasons, and added that the process was too exhausting for her to cope.

Shama, who specializes in childcare, said: ‘I just wanted to say something, Lord Sugar, if that’s okay. I have a condition called rheumatoid arthritis.

“For medical reasons, as the process is so physically demanding, despite the team’s efforts to support me, I had to make the difficult decision to leave the process.”

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune and inflammatory disease in which the diseases involved in the body become painful and swollen due to the targeted immune system.

Her revelation came as a shock to her fellow contestants and Lord Sugar, who were saddened to see her go.

What was Lord Sugar’s reaction when Shama left the show?

In response to Shama’s departure from the series, Lord Sugar offered her condolences.

He said: “Wow Shama, I was really sad to hear that. I wish you and your family the best for the future. ”

The official Apprentice Twitter account tweeted: “We are saddened to announce that Shama Amin has chosen to leave The Apprentice due to a pre-existing health condition.

“We’d love to have her on the show and we wish Shama all the best for the future.”

Who is left in The Apprentice series 16?

Many rated Shama as a standout contestant in the series during the first two episodes due to her frank manner of speaking and common sense.

Navid Sole was fired in the third episode of the series, after his team lost their non-alcoholic beverage mission, leaving 12 contestants behind in the competition.

Those remaining in the process are:

  • Brittany Carter
  • Aaron Willis
  • Akeen Bundu-Kamara
  • Amy Anzel
  • Akshay Thakrar
  • Alex Short
  • Harpreet Kaur
  • Francesca Kennedy Wallbank
  • Nick is taking a shower
  • Sophie Wilding
  • Kathryn Louise Burn
  • Stephanie Affleck

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