Saddam Yusuf Phiri scored a hatrick to help Red Arrows to a 4-1 away victory over Muza.
Paul Katema gave the airmen the lead in the 14th minute.
Twenty minutes later, Saddam doubled the lead .
Buoyed by the home crowd, Muza pulled one back thanks to an Andrew Phiri strike, five minutes after the break.
With the home side pushing for an equaliser, Saddam scored two quick goals to silence the home crowd in Mazabuka.
Red Arrows joined Zesco United at the top on 35 point.