1) When did Nigeria become independent?
a) 1945
b) 1948
c) 1957
d) 1960

2) Which is the official language of Nigeria?
a) English
b) Ibo
c) Hausa
d) Swahili

3) Which is the capital of Nigeria?
a) Abuja
b) Lagos
c) Kano
d) Ibadan

4) Which water body is close to Nigeria?
a) Gulf of Guinea
b) Walvis Bay
c) Gulf of Aqaba
d) Suez Canal

5) Which region declared its independence from Nigeria in 1967 and was unsuccessful?
a) Calabar
b) Biafra
c) Sapele
d) Warri

6) Who won the presidential election in 1993 and was imprisoned?
a) Mashood Abiola
b) Abdulsalam Abubakar
c) Olusegun Obasanjo
d) Muhammadu Buhari

7) When did the British formally unite the “Colony and Protectorate of Nigeria”?
a) 1885
b) 1900
c) 1914
d) 1918

8) When is National Day in Nigeria?
a) 7 April
b) 14 June
c) 1 October
d) 1 November

9) Which is the currency of Nigeria?
a) Rand
b) Naira
c) Pound
d) Dollar

10) Who is the first ruler of Sokoto Caliphate?
a) Usman dan Fodio
b) Bello
c) Abdullahi
d) Abd as Salam

Nigeria Quiz Answers


1) When did Nigeria become independent?
d) 1960

2) Which is the official language of Nigeria?
a) English

3) Which is the capital of Nigeria?
a) Abuja

4) Which water body is close to Nigeria?
a) Gulf of Guinea

5) Which region declared its independence from Nigeria in 1967 and was unsuccessful?
b) Biafra

6) Who won the presidential election in 1993 and was imprisoned?
a) Mashood Abiola

7) When did the British formally unite the “Colony and Protectorate of Nigeria”?
c) 1914

8) When is National Day in Nigeria?
c) 1 October

9) Which is the currency of Nigeria?
b) Naira

10) Who is the first ruler of Sokoto Caliphate?
a) Usman dan Fodio

Originally posted 2016-07-30 15:46:40.