The Nigeria men’s volleyball team departed the country to Abidjan for the 2019 All Africa Games qualifiers.

An 18-member team led by Nigeria Police Force player, Daniel Nathaniel who doubles as the captain left Abuja for Côte d’Ivoire.

The President of Nigerian Olympics Committee and Executive member of International Olympic Committee, IOC Habu Gumel who was at the Abuja National stadium to see off the team charged the players to qualify for the All Africa Games.

The President of Nigeria Volleyball Federation Musa Nimrod also said he believes Nigeria can qualify for the 2019 All Africa Games in Morocco.

The Zone three Men’s All Africa Games Qualifiers from 17th to 25th  May, in Côte d’Ivoire.