Sunshine Stars Football Club of Akure on Saturday defeated visiting Niger Tornadoes FC 2-0 in a week 30 fixture of the 2015/2016 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).
Michael Egbeta put the home team in front in the 45th minute of the first half, while Samad Quadri scored in the 48th minute to secure the win for Sunshine Stars.
In other games, El Kanemi Warriors managed a 1-0 victory over Rivers United, thanks to a Samuel Chinedu Ohanachom’s goal in the 60th minute.
Heartland, who has been struggling this season, could only force a 1-0 result over Nasarawa United, while Plateau United continued their new-found form with a 2-0 home win against FC IfeanyiUbah.
It was a barren result in Aba as Abia Warriors were forced to a goalless draw by Akwa United.
Sunshine Stars will next take on Ikorodu United FC of Lagos, in a week 31 fixture of the NPFL.