Abuja - The League Management Company (LMC) has announced
Wednesday, March 26 as new date for the postponed Glo Nigerian Premier League
Matchday 2 fixture between El-Kanemi Warriors and Abia Warriors.
Salihu Abubakar, the company’s Chief Operating Officer, said
in a statement that the match would also be played at the Kano Pillars Stadium
He said Kano would now host the home fixtures of the
Maiduguri-based side until further notice.
The LMC had late last week suspended all Nigeria
Professional Football League (NPFL) matches in Maiduguri over security
“In the light of developments in Maiduguri and adjoining
cities, we had to suspend all fixtures in the Maiduguri town and we have moved
El-Kanemi Warriors FC home fixtures for now to Kano,’’ Abubakar said in the
He said the match against Abia Warriors would kick off at
4.15 p.m. local time.
Meanwhile, the LMC has also announced that in Matchday 3
fixtures, Heartland FC will host Sharks FC of Port Harcourt in Owerri on March
21 in a Friday Star Match.
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