According to The FA Chairman, Jude Obikwelu in Awka that the draws and fixtures would be preceded by a seminar on how to conduct the tournament.
Obikwelu explained that the seminar was to update the officials and stakeholders on the rules of the competition.
He said the tournament’s kick off would be at the Neros Stadium, Nanka, on April 10.
The FA chairman said that 19 teams scaled the entry hurdles for this year competition as against 36 that took part in last year’s edition.
He expressed disappointment over the reduction in the number of participants but gave an assurance to soccer fans that the high standard already set in the competition would be sustained.