Nigeria’s men basketball team will take on Mali, Uganda and Rwanda, in Group B for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup qualifiers, scheduled to hold in China from August 31 to September 15.
The draw ceremony held at the Canton Tower in Guangzhou, China on Sunday, sees Guinea, South Africa, Cameroon and Tunisia in Group A.
Group C houses Congo, Egypt, Morocco and Angola, while Group D has Mozambique, Senegal, Cote D’Ivoire and a yet to be named team.
The top five teams will advance to China 2019.
The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 will see seven teams qualify directly for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, with the remaining four and the host to be determined through four Olympic Qualifying Tournaments in 2020.