Four women’s and five men’s team will start their campaign for a place in the Afro-can and AfroBasket as the qualifiers tip off on Wednesday in Kampala.
Hosts Uganda, neighbours Rwanda, Kenya and Tanzania and Egypt will fight for places in the men’s qualifiers.
Egypt will take on Rwanda in the first match before Uganda and Kenya open the tournament officially.
The men’s games will be played in a round robin format while the women will play round-robin then semifinals based on their rankings.
Fans interested in watching the games will part with Shs 5000 and 10,000 for ordinary and VIP sections.
1pm – Egypt Vs Kenya (W)
3pm – Egypt Vs Rwanda (M)
5pm – Uganda Vs Rwanda (W)
7pm – Uganda Vs Kenya (M)