The Nigeria Super Eagles have been drawn with Guinea and debutants Madagascar and Burundi in Group-B of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
The draw for the 32nd AFCON finals took place at a colourful ceremony in Egypt. The tournament will take place between June 21st and July 19th.
Egypt will kick off the event against Zimbabwe with Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda and Zimbabwe also in the group. Group-F in the now expanded 24-team tournament has Cameroon Ghana and Guinea Bissau.
Cameroon, who won their fifth continental crown last time and were originally set to host the competition, will face four-time winners Ghana. Benin and Guinea-Bissau in the group.
Group-D which has been labeled as group of death contains three former champions, with top seed Morocco matched against Ivory Coast and South Africa, as well as Namibia.
Senegal, the only one of the six top seeds never to have won the event, will face a former champion Algeria as well as the East African pair of Kenya and Tanzania in Group-C.