• ANTI – RACISM AND ANTI – COLONIALISM: Through total liberation and eradication of
    colonialism from any part of Africa, Nigeria also
    supported the Liberation movement in Angola, Gambia and
    South Africa [ANC].
  •  The
    financial support of N10 million given to Zimbabwe independence Celebration by
    president shagari’s administration in1980.
  • ASSISTANCE TO SISTER AFRICA STATES:In the spirit of brotherhood and as a way of
    preventing neo­colonialism in Africa. Nigeria
    is providing technical and expertise
    assistance to sister African states. 
  • Nigeria has maintained friendly relationship with all liberation organisations in Africa. 
  • BREAKING
    RELATIONSHIP:
    To pursue her policy of supporting liberation
    movements, Nigeria broke diplomatic relationship with countries which support racism or aggression within African
    countries.
  •  SUPPORT FOR O.A.U: Nigeria has expressed faith in the
    organisation of African unity as
    the foremost continental body for the articulation of African interests.
  •  UNITY AND SOLIDARITY: Nigeria has shown that Africa is the centre
    piece of her foreign policy through the promotion of
    African unity and solidarity especially at the international level.