CAPS United finally tasted a victory in a while following their 1-0 win against Hwange at the Colliery on Sunday.
The Green Machine had last won in July and were on a ten-match winless run.
The streak left them threatened by relegation but have managed to keep up the pace to stay up above the drop zone.
Rodwell Chinyengetere scored the all-important goal in the game to give Makepekepe a vital win.
Dynamos succumbed to a 1-0 loss at the hands of Herentals College.
The loss came after the Glamour Boys failed to recover from an early own goal from Kevin Moyo.
Elsewhere, Yadah beat Triangle United 3-0, Green Fuel edged Cranborne Bullets 1-0.
Bullets are now at the bottom of the log after collecting just twenty-one points.
Bulawayo Chiefs lost 2-1 to Sheasham in another Castle Lager Premiership Matchday 26 encounter played on Sunday.
Castle Lager Premiership Matchday 26 Results:
Dynamos 0-1 Herentals
Hwange 0-1 CAPS United
Sheasham 2-1 Bulawayo Chiefs
Green Fuel 1-0 Cranborne Bullets
Yadah 3-0 Triangle