Kwara United consolidated their leadership of the NPFL after they stopped Nasarawa United 2-0 at home today, while Katsina United relegation troubles continued following a 3-1 loss at Wikki Tourists.
Kwara United now have 36 points from 19 matches, same as Kano Pillars, who pipped visiting Warri Wolves 1-0 at home.
In Bauchi, Katsina were beaten 3-1 by home team Wikki Tourists, who had to fight from a goal down to record the maximum points.
Katsina are now 18th on the table with 18 points from 19 games.
There were also home wins for Dakkada and Lobi Stars against Rivers United and Jigawa Golden Stars, respectively, while MFM FC were held to a 1-1 draw by visiting FC Ifeanyiubah.
All The Results
Sunshine Stars 0 Akwa United 0
MFM 1-1 FC Ifeanyiubah
Lobi 2-1 Jigawa GS
Dakkada 4-2 Rivers Utd
Kwara Utd 2-0 Nasarawa Utd
Wikki 3-1 Katsina Utd
Kano Pillars 1-0 Wolves