Nigeria will open its account at the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) against Rwanda on January 15 at Tangier.
The Eagles were drawn in group C of the 5th edition of the championship which holds in Morocco.
Other teams in the group are Libya and Equatorial Guinea, who get hostilities going in the opening game on the same day as the Nigeria vs Libya match in Tangier as well.
Subsequently, the Eagles face Libya (19 January) and Equatorial Guinea (23 January) in the remaining group games.
Morocco 2018 is Nigeria’s third appearance at the competition.
— CAF (@CAF_Online) November 17, 2017
The CHAN is exclusively for players based in their domestic association Leagues and registered to play in that season.