Reading National and International current affairs 2020 is no doubt one of the surest ways of keep yourself updated. If you are preparing for an exam, job interview or simply trying to know what is current in the news, our 2020 daily current affairs will help you do just that. We take a step further to compile on daily basis, 2020 current affairs Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) with Answers to help you test your knowledge about August 2020 current affairs and ensure that you are in the-know with the latest happenings in Nigeria, Africa and the world at large.
1. When is ‘World Day against Trafficking in Persons’ observed?
[A] July 30
[B] July 31
[C] August 3
[D] August 4
2. The word “lockdown” has in 2020 became internationally associated with what?
[A] Grand theft
[B] Emergency Healthcare
[D] Military Mission
3. _________ became the first nation in the world to successfully complete the human trials of COVID vaccine in July?
[A] United States of America
[B] United Kingdom
4. Which of the following World leaders recently signed an executive order requiring the the country’s federal agencies to prioritise hiring only citizens?
[A] President Vladimir Putin of Russia
[B] President Donald Trump of USA
[C] President Xi Jinping of China
[D] President Emmanuel Macron of France
5. Which one of the following countries has approved a law that gives more power to regulate social media content?
[B] North Korea
6. Which one of the following countries is the first to make Facebook and Google pay its media outlets for news content?
7. Which of the following Nigerian airlines took delivery of its fifth Bombardier CRJ900 aircraft on Saturday, August 1, 2020?
[A] Ibom Air
8. Which country closed the United States Consulate in Chengdu city?
[A] North Korea
9. Who was the first-ever female combat helicopter pilot in the Nigerian Air Force?
[A] Oluwatoyin Joy
[B] Tolulope Arotile (Late)
[C] Zarah Haruna
[D] Ifeyinwa Nwaigwe
10. The world’s largest cargo plane, ‘Antonov AN-225’ on Monday, August 3, 2020 landed in which country?