Kano Pillars is the new leaders of the NPFL after they drew 1-1 with hosts Enugu Rangers just as Niger Tornadoes moved off the bottom of the table after a 2-0 win over Abia Warriors in Minna.
Pillars now have 17 points from 10 matches and are ahead of second-placed Enyimba, who also have 17 points but have an inferior goals difference after they beat Sunshine Stars 2-1 in Calabar.
Striker Junior Lokosa netted his ninth goal of the season in the 87thÂ minute after Godwin Aguda gave Rangers the opening goal four minutes from the break.
Rivers United recorded a rare away win at Kwara United courtesy of a stoppage winner by Chikere Osita.
The Ilorin club is now second from bottom of the table with 10 points from as many matches amid rumours of sweeping changes at the club soon.
Katsina United picked up their first point on the road at Wikki Tourists in Jos.
Martins Usule grabbed a much-needed equaliser for Katsina United three minutes from after Wikki shot ahead in the 25thÂ minute through Shammah Tanze.
FC Ifeanyiubah and Yobe Desert Stars won at home, while MFM FC was held to a goalless draw in Lagos by Lobi Stars.
Matches involving Plateau United and Akwa United were rescheduled due to their international engagements.
MATCH DAY 10
Rangers 1-1Â Â Kâ€™ Pillars
Kwara Utd 0-1 Rivers Utd
Wikki 1-1 Katsina Utd
MFM FC 0-0 Lobi Stars
Ifeanyiubah 1-0 Nasarawa
Yobe Dâ€™Stars 2-0 El Kanemi
Tornadoes 2-0 Abia Warriors
Enyimba 2-1 Sunshine