Kano Pillars have taken another step towards pacifying their fans as they have reached the quarter-finals of the 2022 Aiteo Cup after defeating Dr Mohd Dlakwa Football Club (DMD FC) 2-0.
The Sai Masu Gida who were relegated to the lower division have steadily been making efforts to stand a chance and play in the CAF Confederation Cup next season.
In the same vein, Lobi Stars also defeated Akure City 1-0 while last year’s loser, Nasarawa United battled to a hard-fought victory after defeating Bendel Insurance 2-1.
Sunshine Stars failed to shine over newly relegated side, Katsina United as they fell 5-3 on penalties after the regulation time had ended 1-1.
Wikki Tourist needed a 5-4 penalty shootout victory over El-Kanemi Warriors to advance to the next round just as Heartland FC ended Dakkada FC dream with another 5-4 penalty shootout win.
Nigeria Army side, Green Beret were humbled as they were shot down by Niger Tornadoes with a 1-0 win while the last game of Round 16 between Awka United and Kogi United will played today in Enugu.