Cisse, 35, has not played a competitive game since featuring for Ligue 1 Bastia in the final match of the 2014-15 season.
A late Frederic Sammaritano equalizer denied Monaco all three points, as they played out a 1-1 draw at Dijon.
Nice head coach Lucien Favre has called for decisiveness in the final third ahead of their clash at Guingamp on Wednesday.
Frederic Sammaritano scored late on as out-of-form Dijon secured an unlikely 1-1 draw against title-hopefuls Monaco.
AS Monaco were pegged back to a 1-1 draw in the final minutes by Dijon, but still went top of Ligue 1 on goal difference.
Majeed Waris' early second-half goal proved enough to give bottom club Lorient a much-needed 2-1 win over Rennes in the Brittany derby at Le Moustoir.