Enyimba International Wednesday in Lafia secured a point on the road to further boost their chances of winning an unprecedented seventh Nigeria Premier League title.
Enyimba forced Nasarawa United to a goalless draw to increase their points tally to 62 from 34 games to stay top of the log with four games left to go for the season.
Though the Peoples Elephant are closer than close to their target, a handful of teams are chasing by and hoping to capitalize on any slip by the Aba Landlords’.
After dramatic wins in their Week 34 games, Wikki and Giwa FC are tied on 57 points and occupying second and third spot respectively.
It was substitute Uche Martins that ensured Wikki Tourists claimed the three points at stake in their home clash against FC IfeanyiUbah in Bauchi on Wednesday.
Giwa on their part went the extra mile to secure a 1-2 win away against embattled El-Kanemi side.
Elsewhere, Ghanaian striker Godbless Asamoah was Dolphins hero on Wednesday as he help his side to come from behind to beat champions Kano Pillars 2-1.
There was no goals feast in Ibadan as Shooting Stars could only manage a 1-0 win over strugglers FC Taraba.
Ibrahim Salawu scored the only goal of the game in the 40th minute with a stunning free kick from 25 yards.
Meanwhile, Warri Wolves home game against Akwa United was called off due to heavy downpour and will be played Thursday morning at the same venue at the Warri City Stadium.
El-Kanemi 1-2 Giwa FC
Wikki 2-1 FC Ifeanyiubah
Heartland 1-0 Sharks
Shooting Stars 1-0 FC Taraba
Nasarawa Utd 0-0 Enyimba
Kwara Utd 1-1 Bayelsa Utd
Abia Warriors 2-0 Lobi
Dolphins 2-1 Kano Pillars