Plateau United kept pace with leaders Rivers United thrashing champions Akwa United 3-0 in their Nigeria Professional Football League matchday 15 encounter in Jos on Sunday.
Silas Nenrot, Buhari Ibrahim and Chimezie Izuchukwu got the goals for Fidelis Ilechukwu’s men.
Plateau United occupy second position on the table with 31 points from 15 matches.
In the South West derby, MFM defeated Sunshine Stars 1-0 at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos.
Muyiwa Balogun netted the winning goal 10 minutes from time.
MFM remain bottom of the log with 14 points from 15 matches.
Manu Garba scored the decisive goal in the 63rd minute as Wikki Tourists beat Gombe United 1-0.
In the day’s other fixture, Kwara United pip Niger Tornadoes 1-0 courtesy of Alao Danbani’s 19th minute strike.