Leicester City forward Ahmed Musa, Brown Ideye and Godwin Obaje are the only players that are being expected at the Abuja training camp of the Super Eagles.
The team media officer, Toyin Ibitoye told Channels Television that the players will join the rest of the team by Tuesday.
A total of 20 players were involved in the team’s training session on Tuesday morning at the Abuja national stadium.
Meanwhile, the team will now leave for Zambia on Saturday morning instead of Friday that was scheduled for their departure.
The World Cup qualifier against Zambia will be played on Sunday from 1.30pm Nigerian time.