CAIRO (2016 FIBA Africa U 18 Women's Championship) - The draw for the 2016 FIBA Africa U18 Women's Championship took place on Thursday at the Le Passage Hotel in the Egyptian capital city of Cairo.
Group A: 1. Egypt; 2. Algeria; 3. Angola; 4. Madagascar.
Group B: 1. Mali; 2. Tunisia; 3. Mozambique; 4. Uganda; 5. Cote d’Ivoire
The Preliminary Phase of the tournament will be played in a round robin format with each team taking over its opponent respectively.
The top four teams from each group will advance to the Final Phase, played in a knockout format from the Quarter-Finals onwards (Semi-Finals and Final).
The 3rd Place Game and the Final will be played on the last day of the tournament (4 September).
The Winner and the Runners-up will secure tickets for 2017 FIBA U19 Women's World Championship due to take place in the Italian city of Udine.