The game played at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium saw the Ogun State outfit avenge their defeat against Kadiri Ikhana’s men having bowed to them last year at the same stage.
Nonso Paul put Remo Stars in the lead in the 38th minute but Enyimba battled back to level scores in the second half.
Daniel Ogunmodede’s men however emerged victorious during the shootout after Oche Salifou, Mbale Chukwujekwu and Adepogun Tayo converted their spot kicks as Enyimba were only able to get one in.
RESULTS Round of 32
FT Akwa United FC 3-1 Peacemakers FC
FT Nasarawa United 2-1 Makwada warriors
FT El Kanemi 0-0 Gateway FC ( El Kanemi win 4-3 on Penalties)
Kwara United 2-2 ABU Zaria ( Kwara United wins 5-3 on Penalties)
FT Remo Stars 1-1 Enyimba FC ( Remo Stars win 3-1 on Penalties)
FT Prime FC 3-2 Julius Atete ( Prime FC win on Penalties)
FT Heartland FC 1-0 Sharks FC
FT FC IfeanyiUbah 2-1 Bayelsa United
FT Lobi Stars 1-0 Niger Tornadoes
FT Kukuruku 0-3 Enugu Rangers
FT Plateau United 4-2 Kano Pillars
FT Nasarawa United 2-1 Makwada Warriors
Abia Warriors vs Crown FC (Benin)
Jalingo FC vs Dolphins (Makurdi)
Papilo FC vs FC Taraba (Abuja)