|Host country Nigeria|
Champions Nigeria (5th title)
Third place Cameroon
|Dates 7–20 December|
|Teams 8 (from CAF confederations)|
The 2002 Women's African Football Championship was the fifth staging of the CAF Women's Championship. It determined the CAF's two qualifiers for the FIFA Women's World Cup 2003 — the winner Nigeria and the runner-up Ghana. The tournament took place in Nigeria.
First leg August 10 & 11, second leg August 24:
First leg September 21 & 22, second leg October 11–13:
Nigeria was qualified as host.