Newly-crowned NPFL champions Enyimba and Runners-up Kano Pillars will represent Nigeria in the 2020 CAF Champions League, while Enugu Rangers will feature in the CAF Confederation Cup after they placed third in the championship playoffs.
Enyimba topped the standings with 12 points from five matches after they rounded up their campaign with a 3-0 win over Akwa United.
It was the Aba club’s eighth domestic championship and they will now be gunning for a third Champions League crown.
Kano Pillars were second on 11 points after they stopped Lobi Stars 1-0, while Enugu Rangers placed third on eight points.
Rangers reached the group stage of the 2019 CAF Confederation Cup.
The winners of the Aiteo Cup will be the second Nigerian club for the Confederation Cup.