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Newman’s goal was Akwa United’s second in a 2-0 win over Katsina United, while Asiegbu’s strike was the first of his brace in a tight contest with league leaders, Plateau United, in which his club, Abia Warriors, triumphed 2-1.

It would be recalled that he was attacked during their week 18 game against Akwa United in Kano, which they lost by 0-1

Dikko was clarifying the misconception contained in a letter to him by the President of the Nigeria Referees Association, Tade Azeez, which suggested that the LMC neglected to order compensation for the Match Officials assaulted at the Sani Abacha Stadium by some misguided fans after the Match Day 18 fixture between Kano Pillars and Akwa United

The Enyimba winger was signed on loan by the five-time European champions in January for an initial six months, with the possibility of signing for an additional two years if he impresses at the club at the end of the current season

The club’s Media Officer, Dimeji Oshode, who made the disclosure in a statement on Friday, said negotiations with the tactician broke down on Thursday evening

The decision by the club followed their one-nil defeat to Enyimba on Sunday night in the Nigeria Professional Football League on home turf, the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, also known as the Nest of Champions