With two wins in two games, the Umuahia club sit comfortably at the top of NPFL's Group B
The 0-0 for Akwa United draw meant that they had now ended a run of consecutive defeats in five NPFL away games.
The Umuahia club made a return to their home ground for the first time in 1040 days, and treated their fans to a 4-thriller.
The eight-time Nigerian champions with 4 points, lead Group A for now, but could drop from the position on Thursday.
The Flying Antelopes are looking to quickly put behind them the shocking loss to regional rivals Abia Warriors later today.
The former Almeria, Espanyol and Levante striker had played in the NPFL for Enyimba and Iwuanyanwu Nationale (now Heartland) prior to his move to Europe.
Enyimba are currently in third place in Group A and behind Bendel Insurance and Remo Stars.
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