Therefore, all Twenty20 matches played between Nigeria and other ICC members after 1 January 2019 will be a full T20I.
Nigeria's first T20I match was against Kenya on , after finishing second in the North-Western sub-region qualification group, advancing to the Regional Final of the 2018–19 ICC World Twenty20 Africa Qualifier tournament.
The fourth fixture in December 1906 was for Europeans only, and the African population started their own annual fixture in 1907.
Internationals stopped for the First World War, and did not restart until the mid-1920s.
Cricket has been played in the country since the late 19th century, and the national team played their first match in 1904, when a team representing the Lagos Colony played the Gold Coast Colony.
In April 2018, the ICC decided to grant full Twenty20 International (T20I) status to all its members.
Nigeria came second in tournament this qualifying for 2011 ICC World Cricket League Division Six.
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Between the two world wars, cricket began to become more formally organised in the country with two cricket associations for the Europeans and Africans being formed in 19 respectively.
First-class cricketers from England began to appear in the annual matches against Gold Coast, Following Nigeria's independence in 1960, there was much interest in cricket.
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