Bendel Insurance took the lead in the 10th minute with Ismail Falke putting the ball into his own net.
The hosts put the game beyond Gbenga Ogunbote’s side with Evans Ogbonda netting the second 11 minutes from time.
At the Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano, Ibrahim Mustapha scored the decisive goal as Kano Pillars defeated their northern rivals, Katsina United 1-0.
In another fixture, Doma United defeated Bayelsa United 2-0 at the Pantami Stadium.
Andrew Majalisa opened scoring for the Savannah Tigers on 21 minutes.
Charles Terwar added the second two minutes before the hour mark.
The remaining matchday two games will be played on Sunday.
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