SC Villa on Wednesday silenced Express 1-0 in a Uganda Premier League match played at Bombo Barracks Stadium.
Midfielder Alex Wasswa was the hero after heading home David Owori's perfectly weighted cross with on the 70th-minute mark.
The win saw Jogoo move to third with 33 points ten off leaders and three ahead of Onduparaka, BUL and URA FC after 19 games.
In other matches played on Wednesday, BUL FC held visiting Wakiso Giants to a goalless draw at FUFA Technical Centre, Njeru. The lone point earned pushes BUL to sixth with 30 points while Wakiso remain eighth with 24 points.
Elsewhere, Bright Stars beat Maroons 2-1 in a mid-table clash played in Kavumba. Ronald Nkonge and Ssebbunza Sula were on the mark for the victors while Abraham Tusubira pulled one back for Maroons.
Uganda Premier League results:
- SC Villa 1-0 Express
- BUL 0-0 Wakiso Giants
- Bright Stars 2-1 Maroons