As Nigerians were gripped with the Governorship and State Assembly fever, the English Premier League returned to our screens.
Newcastle United came from two goals down to win a Premier League game for the first time since October 2003 against Fulham under Sir Bobby Robson.
Ayoze Perez scored two in three minutes as Newcastle completed an incredible and vital comeback win. The hosts trailed by two goals at the break as Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Richarlison.
Tottenham Hotspur also lost group in their quest for the Premier League title after losing 2-1 to Southampton.
Premier League results:
Cardiff 2-0 West Ham
Huddersfield 0-2 Bournemouth
Leicester 3-1 Fulham
Newcastle 3-2 Everton
Southampton 2-1 Tottenham