VENUE: Nnamdi Azikiwe
|9||Rivers United FC||24||0||34|
|13||El Kanemi Warriors||24||-4||29|
|17||Ifeanyi Ubah FC||24||-3||28|
The NFF Congress have extended an olive branch to Chris Giwa -- on the condition that he terminate his legal proceedings.
Michael Ibe's goal for 10-man Akwa United sealed a 1-0 away victory against Yobe Desert Stars on a weekend in which league leaders Lobi Stars lost.
Bashir Usman's late goal secured a dramatic 2-1 away win for Niger Tornadoes against FC Ifeanyi Ubah for a first victory in three games.
Three of the NPFL's chasing pack all face tricky away games on matchday 22 as they attempt to close the gap to leaders Lobi Stars.
Niger Tornadoes defender Hussaini Isah passed away in Minna, Niger State, on Monday evening after reportedly being struck by a motorcycle.
Lobi Stars moved five points clear at the top of the NPFL table on Sunday thanks to a 1-0 home win against Sunshine Stars.