Wikki Tourists are back on top of the Nigeria league after they beat Abia Warriors 2-0 at home and closest rivals Enugu Rangers were held to a 1-1 draw by visiting Lobi Stars at the weekend.
Both Wikki and Rangers are on 47 points each after 27 matches, but the Bauchi have a superiors goals difference.
Godwin Obaje is now the leading scorer in the league after he finally netted his 14th goal for Wikki after Ibrahim Alhassan ‘Muazam’ opened scoring for the home team against Abia Warriors.
In Enugu, Ocheme Edoh scored his first goal for Rangers, but the home team’s joy was cut short when 10-man Lobi pegged back ‘The Flying Antelopes’ late in the second half.
Rivers United remain in third place with 44 points from 26 matches after they lost 1-0 at Sunshine.
Dare Olorundare was the match winner for the Akure club.

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