The draw for the African Nations Championship was conducted on Wednesday, with hosts South Africa to face Mozambique, Nigeria, Mali.
Mali secured an AFCON quarter-final against hosts Bafana Bafana, as they overcame an early setback against DR Congo to draw 1-1.
It was a pretty humdrum affair in Port Elizabeth, as Niger and DR Congo played out a goalless draw in this 2013 AFCON Group B encounter.
The DR Congo will be hopeful of earning their first win of AFCON 2013 when they take on Niger in Group B on Thursday.
DR Congo came back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Ghana in their AFCON Group B opener on Sunday at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.
Ghana begin the quest to end their 31-year drought at AFCON when they kick-off Group B against the DR Congo on Sunday evening.