Qormi scored twice late in the first half to beat neighbours Zebbug Rangers in one of two BOV First Division matches at the Centenary Stadium on Saturday.
Noah Olawole Ojuola put Qormiahead on the 36th minute and just before half-time, Tensior Guzman doubled the score.
In another match, Marsa came from behind to beat Fgura United 2-0.
Joseph Chetcuti put Fgura ahead on the 14th minute, Lucky Omeruo converted a penalty to level matters for Marsa and the Nigerian striker struck again two minutes from time to hand Marsa the three points.
Naxxar lead the way with 18 points, followed by Senglea on 17, Mqabba 16, Lija 13, Qormi 12, Sirens, Rabat and Vittoriosa 10, Pietà, Marsa and Melita 9, Gharghur 8, Fgura 7 and Zebbug 6.