.As Rangers, Crown Lose On The Road –
Nigeria Premier League champions, Kano Pillars, opened a four-point lead at the summit of the top flight following a 1-0 win over Abia Warriors on Saturday.
Kano Pillars got their noses in front in the ninth minute through Adamu Hassan.
Hassan’s early goal proved just enough for the champions to claim the three points and take their total to 43 points.
Dolphins and Sharks played a scoreless draw in the Port Harcourt Derby.
The draw leaves Dolphins on 39 points and in second place while Sharks are ninth.
Gombe United climbed out of the bottom four with a 2-0 win over Crown FC with Timothy Simon and Ibrahim Abdullahi scoring their goals.
Crown drop to 19th position after suffering their 17th loss of the season.
Rangers stunned Sunshine Stars in Akure by taking the lead early through Samuel Agba.
Solomon Kwambe levelled score from a free kick before Shina Adeoye netted the winner with over 30 minutes left to play.