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The draw ceremony took place at the CAF Headquarters in Cairo, Egypt on Saturday.

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Aduana Stars have been drawn in Group A with Raja Casablanca of Morocco, ASEC Mimosas of Ivory Coast and AS Vita Club of DR Congo.

Nigeria's Enyimba will confront Mali's Djoliba, Williamsville of Cote d'l voire and AC CARA of Congo in Group C of this year's Caf Confederation Cup.

The Confederation Cup is the second-tier club competition in Africa.

The group stage teams are USM Alger, Al Hilal, Vita Club, Enyimba, ASEC, Young Africans, CARA Brazzaville, WAC, Al-Masry, Aduana Stars, Gor Mahia, Djoliba, Raja Casablanca, RS Berkane, UD Songo, and Rayon Sports.

The clash between the fabled Kenyan club and their Tanzania rivals will be much anticipated in the region.

Veteran journalist Bassey said his team gave it their best shot against Al Hilal of Sudan only to crash out on the away goals rule after aggregate scores stood at 3-3.

Pot 2 will be the first focus of attention as teams will be drawn into Groups A, B, C and D in that order, before the cycle starts again from A. The activity will continue until all 12 sides in the pot are exhausted.

The group phase kicks off on Sunday 6 May and there will be a second round of group matches on Wednesday 16 May before a hiatus for the World Cup.

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