Officials who handled the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Matchday 33 fixture between Wikki Tourists and Enugu Rangers in Bauchi were attacked by the home fans. NPFL champions Enugu Rangers managed to get a point following the 1-1 draw against host Wikki Tourists.
According to reports, some of the home fans who aggrieved with the home draw attacked the referees.
Some of the fans who brutalized the match officials have been arrested.
The suspects are: Mohammed Isa (35), Hamisu Mohammed (30) and Yola Ishaya (24).. Ishaya reportedly threw an object at the 2nd assistant ref. The other two attacked match officials while they were being escorted out of the stadium.
They were arraigned earlier today at the Upper Shariya Court in Bauchi state.