The draw was conducted by Caf director of competitions, Samson Adamu and ex-Egypt striker Emad Meteab on Wednesday evening at the plush Montaza Complex in Alexandria.
According to the draw, defending champions Nigeria - who are making their third appearance in the championship - must navigate their way past their opponents to reach the semi-finals.
Take a look at the result of the #TotalAFCONU23 draw! 🔢🔡— CAF (@CAF_Online) October 2, 2019
Group A: 🇪🇬🇲🇱🇨🇲🇬🇭
Group B: 🇳🇬🇨🇮🇿🇦🇿🇲
Stay tuned for the tournament kick-off on 8th of November to Celebrate Africa once more! 🌟 pic.twitter.com/feCf4iaTLl
The championship will be held between November 8-22 at Cairo International Stadium and Al Salam Stadium.
The top three teams of this Africa Cup of Nations will represent Africa at the 2020 Olympic Games billed for Tokyo.