Lobi Stars maintained their lead in the NPFL with a 1-0 win against El Kanemi on Sunday to open up a five point differential between the top two sides in the table.
Playing at home in Markurdi, Lobi have been unbeaten this season and a 66th minute Samad Kadiri penalty preserved that invincibility.
In other matchday 16 games, second placed Pillars earned hard fought point on the road against Wikki Tourists.
Junior Lokosa could not add to goal tally, but the striker remains the league’s top scorer with 14 goals from 15 matches played.
Full Results of Matchday 16 Games:
FC Ifeanyi Ubah 3-1 Sunshine Stars
Heartland 0-0 Abia Warriors
Katsina United 2-1 Rivers United
Lobi Stars 1-0 El Kanemi
Niger Tornadoes 1-0 Rangers
Wikki Tourist 1-1 Pillars
Yobe Stars 1-0 Go Round