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What country are they from, they may not need a visa?
It is possible that your sister and her children can get a visitor's visa to come to Canada from the US.But, there is no guarantee so you would have to first determine whether the visa will be granted before buying nonrefundable tickets.
There is also no guarantee that you can get the visas as quickly as you would like.
They will likely get the visas because they have a history of traveling.
Canada Immigration will want to see strong ties to Nigeria. So your sister should show proof of employment if she is employed, family in Nigeria, a home, strong ties to the community etc.
Yes I do mean apply for it first because visas are not always easy to get especially from some countries.
The problem is that there is a lot of discretion both on the part of the CIC staff member who is reviewing the application and also on the part of the border officer.
Your sister and children won't be let in if the officer thinks they will overstay their visit.