No fewer than 13 teams (seven male and six female) from four African countries will participate in the Zone 3 Africa Volleyball Club Championships which began on Monday at the Sports Hall of the University of Lagos.

The week-long tournament saw Nigeria presenting the highest number of clubs parading three male teams; Nigeria Immigration Service, Nigeria Customs Service and Nigeria Police Force as well as four female teams which includes; Nigeria Customs Service, Nigeria Immigration Service, Nigeria Army and Kada Emeralds.

Ghana is presenting her two best clubs, Ghana Police in the male and female categories, Togo will also be represented by OTR VBC in both categories, while Benin Republic is presenting two male clubs, Finance and Entente VBC in the male category.