As preparations hit top gear for the hosting of the ICC Under-19 World Cup Africa Division 2’ Qualifier scheduled to take place in Abuja from the 28th of September to 9th October 2022, the President of the Federation Mr. Uyi Akpata visited the twin Cricket oval in Abuja, venue for the tournament.

Day 1 of the visit was centered on pitch inspection and a meeting with the senior management staff of the Federation to fine tune plans to ensure a successful tournament. Also present was the Vice President Mr. Wale Obalola, who gave progress report in regards to preparation and time lines. The President expressed satisfaction at the level of work done and appreciated the efforts by the Local Organizing Committee thus far.

We are looking forward to hosting a memorable tournament and provide participating countries with a life time experience. Above all, we want to win the tournament and qualify for Division 1.