Zambia have been drawn in the group of death on the road to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Moscow.
Chipolopolo have been drawn in Group B against three former World Cup finalists and fellow Africa Cup champions.
Algeria, Nigeria and Cameroon stand in Zambia’s way of a debut World Cup berth when the qualifiers start this October.
Cameroon have not faced Zambia in the World Cup qualifiers since the 2002 Japan/Korea race.
Zambia lost 1-0 away in Yaounde but drew 2-2 at Independence stadium against a Cameroon side that had just landed in Lusaka two hours before kickoff.
This will be the first time Zambia will be playing Nigeria in a World Cup qualifier despite the two side long history of duels.
Zambia are reunited with Algeria for the first time since the 2010 South Africa qualifiers.
Algeria won 2-0 away in Chililabombwe and 1-0 at home in Blida on the Desert Foxes route to qualifying to the Johannesburg finals and Zambia finishing third in their group.
Fixtures to be updated shortly.