Current Affairs MCQ Quiz with Answers and Notes — June 16, 2020


Current Affairs MCQ Quiz with Answers and Notes | June 16, 2020

nigeria-current-affairs-quizReading 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 June 2020 current affairs and ensure that you are in the-know with the latest happenings in Nigeria, Africa and the world at large.

1. Worldwide Coronavirus Cases crossed the 8 Million mark on?

[A] June 10, 2020
[B] June 14, 2020
[C] June 15, 2020
[D] June 16, 2020

Correct Answer: D [June 16, 2020]

Notes: More than 8 million people have been confirmed to have the coronavirus around the world. More than 3.8 million have recovered, while at least 435,662 have died, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. The US, Brazil and the UK have reported the most deaths.

Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019.

The coronavirus COVID-19 is affecting 213 countries and territories around the world and 2 international conveyances.

2. The FG on June 15, 2020 declared _________ as public support donations for the months of April and May 2020 to contain the COVID-19 pandemic?

A] N1.371b
[B] N1.689b
[C] N3.451b
[D] N4.541b

Correct Answer: B [N1.689b ]

Notes: Office of the Accountant General of the Federation (OAGF) has declared that the public sector raised N1.689b for the months of April and May 2020 to contain the COVID-19 pandemic.

It said the money had been kept in designated banks, the Treasury Single Account (TSA) and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

Accountant General of the Federation (AGF), Ahmed Idris, explained that the amount represented donations and support from the government and development partners for April and May.

3. Which of the following Nigerian players was rated eight overall best player in the English League, according to statistics website,

[A] Alex Iwobi
[B] Wilfred Ndidi
[C] Victor Moses
[D] Leon Balogun

Correct Answer: B [Wilfred Ndidi ]

Notes: Leicester City midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, has been rated eighth overall best player in the English Premier League, according to statistics website,

The rating also placed the Nigerian in second position as the best defensive midfielder in the division.

The 23-year-old has been a mainstay for the Foxes this season and was in action for 1,892 minutes spread across 23 matches, before the coronavirus pandemic.

4. Which of the following World leaders promised to send ventilators to Nigeria to help with the COVID-19 fight?

[A] Xi Jinping
[B] Angela Merkel
[C] President Vladimir Putin
[D] President Donald Trump

Correct Answer: D [President Donald Trump]

Notes: The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), had on April 28, 2020, quoted the US President as promising to supply ventilators to Nigeria.

However as at Monday, June 15, 2020, the SGF, Boss Mustapha told the House committee that the ventilators had not been delivered to Nigeria.

The SGF said, “Most of the donations from the EU and other donor partners are not coming in form of cash; they came in form of equipment such as consumables. Even when President Trump spoke to our President, he promised to provide ventilators. We are waiting for the ventilators.

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