The Nigeria Football Federation has said all players selected to play in the National U-17 team will be subjected to the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) test before they can be eligible to feature in the upcoming African qualifiers.
This test will be in addition to documentary proof of their births.
The continental soccer-ruling body, CAF, has already drawn the Golden Eaglets bye into the second Round of the 2015 CAN U-17 Championship to be held in Niger.
The Nigerian youngsters would meet the winner of the First Round decider between Burundi and Congo DR between July and August.
The NFF on Saturday announced that the camp of the U-17 team will be thrown open.