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Current Affairs In Nigeria Quiz Questions And Answers (PDF Download) by bluntng: 6:48pm On Feb 15, 2020
Most Nigerians fail in their examinations or screening practices because of absence of information on current affairs in Nigeria. To take care of this issue, we have arranged a huge list of more than 1500 Nigeria Current affairs past questions and answers from 1960 till date.

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List of Nigeria Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers (190 till date)


Question 1. Nigeria’s current president is:

Answer: Muhammadu Buhari

Question 2. Current Vice president

Answer: Prof. Yemi Osinbajo

Question 3. CBN Governor

Answer: Godwin Emefiele

Question 4. Who formed the first political party in Nigeria?

Answer: Herbert Macaulay

Question 5. What was the first political party in Nigeria?

Answer: Nigerian National Democratic Party (NNDP)

Question 6. What does the eagle in the Nigerian coat of arm represent?

Answer: Strength

Question 7. What do the two horses on the Nigerian coat of arm represent?

Answer: Dignity

Question 8. What was the black shield in the Nigerian coat of arm stand for?

Answer: Nigerian’s fertile soil

Question 9. What does the white colour in Nigerian flag stand for?

Answer: Peace

Question 10. What does the green colour in Nigerian flag represent?

Answer: Forests and abundant natural wealth of Nigeria

Question 11. Nigeria is divided into how many geopolitical zones?

Answer: Six (6) geopolitical zones

Question 12. What was the first capital city in Nigeria?

Answer: Calabar

Question 13. Current Capital of Nigeria

Answer: Abuja

Question 14: Who is the current Nigerian Deputy Senate president?

Answer: Obarisi Ovie-Omo Agege

Question 15. What is the name of Nigerian senior national team in football (men team)?

Answer: Super Eagles

Question 16. When did Nigerian Golden eaglets win the world under-17 FIFA world cup

Answer: 1985, 1993, 2007, 2013

Question 17. Who was the first female vice chancellor in Nigerian university?

Answer: Grace Alele Williams

Question 18. Who gave Nigeria her name?

Answer: Flora Shaw

Question 19. Who designed the Nigerian flag?

Answer: Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi

Question 20. Who was the first man to buy a car in Nigeria?

Answer: Bob Jensen

Question 21. Who was the first woman to buy a car in Nigeria?

Answer: Funmilayo Ransome Kuti

Question 22. Which was the first TV station in Nigeria?

Answer: Western Nigerian Government Broadcasting Corporation (WNTV) in 1959

Question 23. When was Nigeria formed?

Answer: 1914

Question 24. Where was crude oil first discovered in Nigeria?

Answer: Oloibiri Oilfield, located in Oloibiri in Ogbia LGA of Bayelsa State

Question 25: Who was the first Nigerian to become a Noble Laureate?

Answer: Wole Soyinka

Question 26: Who is the Nigerian current speaker of house of Assembly?

Answer: Yakubu Dogara

Question 28. What is the premier university in Nigeria?

Answer: University of Ibadan

Question 29: Who is the current chief justice of Nigeria?

Answer: Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad

Question 30: When did Nigeria have her Independence?

Answer: 1st October 1960

Question 31: When did Nigeria become a republic?

Answer: 1st October 1963

Question 32: When was the first military coup carried out in Nigeria?

Answer: 1966

Question 33: How many local Government do we have in Nigeria?

Answer: 774

Question 34: Who is the first Nigerian president?

Answer: Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe

Question 35: Who was Nigerian first executive president?

Answer: Alhaji Shehu Aliyu Shagari

Question 36: Who was the Nigerian first prime minister?

Answer: Abubakar Tafawa Balewa

Question 37: What is the largest continent in the world?

Answer: ASIA with population of 3,641,000,000 while Australia & Oceania is the smallest continent

Question 38: What are the five Oceans in the world?

Answer: Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, IndianOcean, Southern Ocean, Arctic Ocean

Question 39: What is the full meaning of UNICEF?

Answer: United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund

Question 40: Who is the current Senate President in Nigeria?

Answer: Ahmad Lawan

Question 41. Which country’s flag is called the Union Jack?

Answer: Great Britain

Question 42. What is centenary?

Answer: 100 years

Question 43. What is Nigeria?

Answer: Nigeria officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic comprising 36 states and its Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Nigeria is located in West Africa and shares land borders with the Republic of Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north.

Question 44: Nigeria’s Chief of Defence Staff

Answer: General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin

Question 45: Who is Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff?

Answer: Lt-General T.Y. Buratai

Question 46: Who is Nigeria’s Chief of Naval Staff?

Answer: Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas

Question 47. Who is Nigeria’s Chief of Air Staff?

Answer: Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar

Question 48: Who is the current NAFDAC Director General?

Answer: Mojisola Christianah Adeyeye

Question 49. Who is the current Inspector General of police?

Answer: Mohammed Adamu

Question 50. Current Chairman of the African Union

Answer: Paul Kagame

Question 51. Who is the secretary General of the united nations

Answer: António Guterres

Question 52. Who is the current minister of education?

Answer: Mallam Adamu Adamu

Question 53. Mention five rivers in Nigeria that share their names with a state.

Answer: Rivers – Benue, Niger, Osun, Kaduna, Ogun,Sokoto, Cross River, Imo

Question 54. What does the eagle in the Nigerian coat of arm represent?

Answer: Strength

Question 55. Mention 5 past senate presidents of Nigeria.

Answer: Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe, Evan Enwerem, Chuba Okadigbo, Anyim Pius Anyim, Adolphus Wabara, Ken Nnamani, David Mark

Question 56. What do the two horses on the Nigerian coat of arm represent?

Answer: Dignity

Question 57. What was the black shield in theNigerian coat of arm stand for?

Answer: Nigerian’s fertile soil

Question 58. What does the white colour inNigerian flag stand for?

Answer: Peace

Question 59. What does the green colour in Nigerian flag represent?

Answer: Forests and abundant natural wealth of Nigeria

Question 60: Who is the current minister of finance?

Answer: Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed

Re: Current Affairs In Nigeria Quiz Questions And Answers (PDF Download) by Enwhen(m): 7:09pm On Feb 15, 2020
bluntng:
Most Nigerians fail in their examinations or screening practices because of absence of information on current affairs in Nigeria. To take care of this issue, we have arranged a huge list of more than 1500 Nigeria Current affairs past questions and answers from 1960 till date.

Download Nigeria Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers

List of Nigeria Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers (190 till date)


Question 1. Nigeria’s current president is:

Answer: Muhammadu Buhari

Question 2. Current Vice president

Answer: Prof. Yemi Osinbajo

Question 3. CBN Governor

Answer: Godwin Emefiele

Question 4. Who formed the first political party in Nigeria?

Answer: Herbert Macaulay

Question 5. What was the first political party in Nigeria?

Answer: Nigerian National Democratic Party (NNDP)

Question 6. What does the eagle in the Nigerian coat of arm represent?

Answer: Strength

Question 7. What do the two horses on the Nigerian coat of arm represent?

Answer: Dignity

Question 8. What was the black shield in the Nigerian coat of arm stand for?

Answer: Nigerian’s fertile soil

Question 9. What does the white colour in Nigerian flag stand for?

Answer: Peace

Question 10. What does the green colour in Nigerian flag represent?

Answer: Forests and abundant natural wealth of Nigeria

Question 11. Nigeria is divided into how many geopolitical zones?

Answer: Six (6) geopolitical zones

Question 12. What was the first capital city in Nigeria?

Answer: Calabar

Question 13. Current Capital of Nigeria

Answer: Abuja

Question 14: Who is the current Nigerian Deputy Senate president?

Answer: Obarisi Ovie-Omo Agege

Question 15. What is the name of Nigerian senior national team in football (men team)?

Answer: Super Eagles

Question 16. When did Nigerian Golden eaglets win the world under-17 FIFA world cup

Answer: 1985, 1993, 2007, 2013

Question 17. Who was the first female vice chancellor in Nigerian university?

Answer: Grace Alele Williams

Question 18. Who gave Nigeria her name?

Answer: Flora Shaw

Question 19. Who designed the Nigerian flag?

Answer: Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi

Question 20. Who was the first man to buy a car in Nigeria?

Answer: Bob Jensen

Question 21. Who was the first woman to buy a car in Nigeria?

Answer: Funmilayo Ransome Kuti

Question 22. Which was the first TV station in Nigeria?

Answer: Western Nigerian Government Broadcasting Corporation (WNTV) in 1959

Question 23. When was Nigeria formed?

Answer: 1914

Question 24. Where was crude oil first discovered in Nigeria?

Answer: Oloibiri Oilfield, located in Oloibiri in Ogbia LGA of Bayelsa State

Question 25: Who was the first Nigerian to become a Noble Laureate?

Answer: Wole Soyinka

Question 26: Who is the Nigerian current speaker of house of Assembly?

Answer: Yakubu Dogara

Question 28. What is the premier university in Nigeria?

Answer: University of Ibadan

Question 29: Who is the current chief justice of Nigeria?

Answer: Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad

Question 30: When did Nigeria have her Independence?

Answer: 1st October 1960

Question 31: When did Nigeria become a republic?

Answer: 1st October 1963

Question 32: When was the first military coup carried out in Nigeria?

Answer: 1966

Question 33: How many local Government do we have in Nigeria?

Answer: 774

Question 34: Who is the first Nigerian president?

Answer: Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe

Question 35: Who was Nigerian first executive president?

Answer: Alhaji Shehu Aliyu Shagari

Question 36: Who was the Nigerian first prime minister?

Answer: Abubakar Tafawa Balewa

Question 37: What is the largest continent in the world?

Answer: ASIA with population of 3,641,000,000 while Australia & Oceania is the smallest continent

Question 38: What are the five Oceans in the world?

Answer: Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, IndianOcean, Southern Ocean, Arctic Ocean

Question 39: What is the full meaning of UNICEF?

Answer: United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund

Question 40: Who is the current Senate President in Nigeria?

Answer: Ahmad Lawan

Question 41. Which country’s flag is called the Union Jack?

Answer: Great Britain

Question 42. What is centenary?

Answer: 100 years

Question 43. What is Nigeria?

Answer: Nigeria officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic comprising 36 states and its Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Nigeria is located in West Africa and shares land borders with the Republic of Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north.

Question 44: Nigeria’s Chief of Defence Staff

Answer: General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin

Question 45: Who is Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff?

Answer: Lt-General T.Y. Buratai

Question 46: Who is Nigeria’s Chief of Naval Staff?

Answer: Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas

Question 47. Who is Nigeria’s Chief of Air Staff?

Answer: Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar

Question 48: Who is the current NAFDAC Director General?

Answer: Mojisola Christianah Adeyeye

Question 49. Who is the current Inspector General of police?

Answer: Mohammed Adamu

Question 50. Current Chairman of the African Union

Answer: Paul Kagame

Question 51. Who is the secretary General of the united nations

Answer: António Guterres

Question 52. Who is the current minister of education?

Answer: Mallam Adamu Adamu

Question 53. Mention five rivers in Nigeria that share their names with a state.

Answer: Rivers – Benue, Niger, Osun, Kaduna, Ogun,Sokoto, Cross River, Imo

Question 54. What does the eagle in the Nigerian coat of arm represent?

Answer: Strength

Question 55. Mention 5 past senate presidents of Nigeria.

Answer: Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe, Evan Enwerem, Chuba Okadigbo, Anyim Pius Anyim, Adolphus Wabara, Ken Nnamani, David Mark

Question 56. What do the two horses on the Nigerian coat of arm represent?

Answer: Dignity

Question 57. What was the black shield in theNigerian coat of arm stand for?

Answer: Nigerian’s fertile soil

Question 58. What does the white colour inNigerian flag stand for?

Answer: Peace

Question 59. What does the green colour in Nigerian flag represent?

Answer: Forests and abundant natural wealth of Nigeria

Question 60: Who is the current minister of finance?

Answer: Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed





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Re: Current Affairs In Nigeria Quiz Questions And Answers (PDF Download) by bluntng: 5:07am On Feb 16, 2020
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Re: Current Affairs In Nigeria Quiz Questions And Answers (PDF Download) by Hausa(m): 12:58am On Feb 17, 2020
Nice read.

Omo, I no sabi current affairs again o.
Damn!

Kudos to the o.p.

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