Holders Enyimba will face Bendel Insurance in the opening fixture of the 2023/24 Nigeria Professional Football League season.
The draw was conducted in Abuja on Tuesday.
Remo Stars, who finished second in the NPFL last season will travel to Port Harcourt to face Rivers United.
Debutant Sporting Lagos will lock horns with Heartland.
Former champions Plateau United will be guest of Shooting Stars in Ibadan.
The new season will start on September 9.
MATCH DAY ONE FIXTURES
Bayelsa United Vs Akwa United
Shooting Stars Vs Plateau United
Abia Warriors Vs Niger Tornadoes
Enyimba Int’l Vs Bendel Insurance
Rivers United Vs Remo Stars
Katsina United Vs Kwara United
Sunshine Stars Vs Kano Pillars
Heartland Vs Lobi Stars
Sporting Lagos Vs Gombe United
Rangers United Vs Doma United.