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Shamsudeen Ashin gave Tornadoes an early lead before Gafar Olafimihan’s expertly taken penalty dragged 3SC level. After the break, two quick goals from Ahmadu Nilmar and Augustine Gaffar put the result beyond the reach of the Oluyole Warriors.

Ilechukwu dropped his resignation letter to the management of the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) side Thursday morning to end his two year sojourn with the Naze Millionaires.

Having finished the recently concluded NPFL season claiming the 10th position with 51points, the management of the Lagos-based club has decided to keep the majority of the players to challenge for the title next season.

Christian Nnaji had shot the visitors into the lead as his instinctive header off an Ibrahim Olawoyin’ corner from the near post rested inside the net in 75th minute but lost of concentration in the last minute of added-on time got the hosts the equalizer through Henry Ochoba header.

The Olukoya Boys claimed their sixth away point of the season in the 21 week old NPFL, as they overpowered their hosts with an outstanding performance to complete the double following a 2-1 victory in the first fixture in Lagos.