Chinedu Udechukwu netted a brace for Katsina United to hand them a 2-0 win against Rivers United.
Rangers won successive games for the first time this season, defeating Wikki Tourists 3-2 on Wednesday.
Nigeria's foremost energy solutions company, Aiteo Group, on Wednesday signed a five-year partnership agreement worth N2.5-billion with the NFF.
African Champs Sundowns will get a chance to make a point about last year's good fortune in the Champions League following the group stage draw.
African champions Mamelodi Sundowns will fight to retain their CAF Champions League title following the group stage draw held in Cairo on Wednesday.
Reigning CAF Confederation Cup champions TP Mazembe will look to defend their title following the group stage draw held in Cairo on Wednesday.