Nigeria have been drawn in the same group with perennial rivals Ghana for the final group phase of the qualifiers for the 2008 Olympic Games.
The Dream Team will also face South Africa and Ethiopia in Group A of the qualifiers which start in June.
Ivory Coast have also been handed a tough draw as they play Mali, Senegal and Zambia in Group B.
Cameroon were drawn in Group C where they face Morocco, Guinea and Botswana.
The qualifiers will be played in a league format and will end in March next year.
The three group winners qualify for the final tournament at the Beijing Games.
Group A: Ethiopia, Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa
Group B: Ivory Coast, Mali, Senegal, Zambia
Group C: Botswana, Cameroon, Guinea, Morocco