By David Meshioye & Adeboye Amosu in Kigali:
Home-based Super Eagles vice-captain, Austin Obaroakpo will not play a part in Home Eagles' Monday's Group C game against Niger due to suspension, reports completesportsnigeria.com.
The centre-back Completesportsnigeria.com learnt, was booked twice in the qualifying fixture against Burkina Faso.
The Abia Warriors played a key role in ensuring the Eagles qualified for a second successive CHAN after missing out from the two editions of the competition.
The trio of Jamiu Alimi, Stephen Eze and Kalu Or ki are battling to replace him.