Should Prisons - who are the reigning Kenya Volleyball Federation women's league champions - not make it, then the onus of representing the country at the event will fall on Kenya Commercial Bank team, alongside Kenya Pipeline. The two teams are already in Cairo.
North African sides namely hosts Ahly and El Shams, Tunisia's Carthage and Algeria's Nedjment, plus Cameroon's FAP are among the sides expected to dominate in this event ahead of the drawing of lots scheduled for Friday evening.
Brackcides Agala (captain), Jepkirui Pamela, Everlyne Makuto, Diana Khisa, Emmaculate Chemtai, Herma Chepyego, Joy Luseneka, Yvonne Wavinya, Shyrine Jepkemoi, Edith Wisah, Lydia Maiyo, Lorine Chebet, Judith Tarus.
Coach: Josep Barasa
Team manager: David Kilundo
Technical Director: David Lung'aho