The Confederation of African Football has named a list of 39 referees for the 2020 African Nations Championships in Cameroon.
The only Nigerian referee shortlisted by the Africa governing body CAF is Samuel Pwadutakam, among the assistant referees by CAF for the biennial competition.
Pwadutakam was licensed by the Federation of International Football Federation in 2019.
Pwadutakam who assisted Adebimpe Quadri to officiate a 2022 FIFA World Cup preliminary qualifying match between Gambia and Angola in September 2019.
Nigeria’s home-based Super Eagles won’t be at the competitionafter their elimination at the hands of Togo.
The countries that will participate in the finals are: Cameroon (hosts), Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Zambia, Namibia, Togo (debut), Morocco, Zimbabwe, DR Congo, Congo, Tunisia, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Niger, Mali.