“The depth of the mind of an average child in the north strengthens but the dearth in value that exists within creates an almost perfect imbalance.”— Oct 2010 (Culled from the keynote address at Nigeria Independence Celebration in Hadejia titled ''Call To Service” by Abidemi Oderinlo, Oct. 1st 2010)
"The new nation called Nigeria should be an estate of our great grandfather Othman Dan Fodio. We must ruthlessly prevent a change of power. We use the minorities in the north as willing tools and the south as a conquered territory and never allow them to rule over us and never allow them to have control over their future." – Parrot Newspaper October 12, 1960.
''I will continue to show openly and inside me the total commitment to the sharia movement that is sweeping all over Nigeria. God-willing, we will not stop the agitation for the total implementation of the sharia in the country. Muslims should vote at the next Presidential election only for someone who will defend their faith'' - 2001. (Culled from the essay titled ''Buhari-Bakare-Idiagbon In Retrospect'' by Akin Osuntokun, April 11 2014).
“The problem is not the “Almajiris” schools but rather the content of the Islamic education these children are being fed in all formal and informal basic Islamic Education Institution across northern Nigeria. Building Almajiri schools is good but it will not change the content but rather present a better platform for defective Islamic Education that will keep the north volatile and Nigeria on her knees for as long Nigeria exists if this paradigm is not shifted in the right direction.”