"If we must stop the external imperialists –America and Europe from stealing African natural resources, we must be ready to stop internal imperialists from doing so as well. As Nigerians, it is time we say final no to internal imperialists if we must stop external imperialists. True Federalism or outright division of Nigeria will reduce external imperialists influence on our wellbeing" -
"Africans are neither angels nor demons; they posses and exercise the potentialities of both angels and demons. They can be as kind as the Germans, but they can be as murderous as the Germans; Africans can be as generous as the Americans, but they can be as greedy as the Americans; they can be as friendly as the Russians, but they can be as cruel as the Russians; they can be as honest as the English, but they can also be as equally hypocritical. In their human nature, Africans are Germans, Swiss, Chinese, Indians or English-...."
J. S. Mbiti, Ph. D. (Cantab.)