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1. The biggest container vessel to ever call at any Nigerian port berthed at which seaport?
[A] Onne Port
[B] Tin Can Island Port
[C] Calabar Port
[D] Apapa Port
2. The Bayelsa State Governorship Election Tribunal annulled the election of Duoye Diri as governor of Bayelsa State on?
[A] August 12, 2020
[B] August 13, 2020
[C] August 14, 2020
[D] August 17, 2020
3. Highest temperature ever reliably recorded on Earth – 130F (54.4C) was reported in which part of the world?
[A] Maiduguri, Nigeria
[B] Jacobabad, Pakistan
[C] Death Valley National Park, California, USA
[D] Churu, India
4. The Presumptive Democratic vice presidential nominee, Kamala Harris has chosen ___________as her Secret Service code name?
5. Who is the first black woman to be named to a major-party U.S. presidential ticket?
[A] Hayes, Jahana
[B] Jackson Lee, Sheila
[C] Kamala Devi Harris
[D] Carol Moseley Braun
6. The Nigerian government on Monday, August 17, 2020 announced ________ as the date for the resumption international flight operations in the country?
[A] August 23, 2020
[B] August 26, 2020
[C] August 29, 2020
[D] August 31, 2020
7. Which one of the following government top officials recently made a statement why “History” was reintroduced in Nigerian schools?
[A] President Muhammadu Buhari
[B] Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo
[C] Professor Adamu Adamu
[D] Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba
8. Worldwide Coronavirus Cases crossed the 21 Million mark on?
[A] August 14, 2020
[B] August 15, 2020
[C] August 16, 2020
[D] August 17, 2020
9. Which one of the following organizations recently partnered with Nigeria government to launch cassava processing plant in Korokoro Community, Tai Local Government Area of Rivers State.?
[A] International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
[B] Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
[C] International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
[D] Search Results Web results United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)
10. Which is the 1st Country to Register COVID-19 Vaccine, ‘Sputnik V’?