Struggling Nigeria Premier League club Ikorodu United defeat visiting Warri Wolves 1-0 in a week 18 game on Wednesday.
Fatai Oluwadayo made the difference in the first half in a game played at the scanty Onikan Stadium.
Oluwadayo curled his free kick from 25 yards out in the closing stages of the first half and that strike proved decisive thanks to the exploits of goalkeeper Adamu Audu, who prevented the visitors from wreaking havoc.
In Ibadan, another struggling side, 3SC defeated Abia Warriors 2-0 to renew hope after the resignation of coach Kadiri Ikhana.
Kabir Umar and Muyiwa Lawal scored for Shooting Stars to ensure they win in Ibadan.