The draw ceremony took place Thursday morning at the Caf headquarters in Cairo, Egypt. General Secretary of Caf Hicham El Amrani was in charge of the draw and was assisted by Tarig Atta, Deputy General Secretary of the Sudan Football Association.
Hosts Congo were zoned in Group A against Sudan, Zimbabwe and Burkina Faso.
Nigeria’s Dream Team VI were landed in a veritable ‘Group of Death’ where they will be facing two-time champions Egypt, rivals Ghana and Senegal in Group B.
The football event of the quadrennial African multisport event will hold between September 3-18 2015. Nigeria’s only triumph came on home soil in 1973 in Lagos.