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History WAEC past questions and answers

History WAEC past questions and answers

Question: Who was Nigeria's first Prime Minister?

A) Nnamdi Azikiwe
B) Obafemi Awolowo
C) Ahmadu Bello
D) Tafawa Balewa
Answer: D) Tafawa Balewa
Question: Nigeria gained independence from British rule in which year?

A) 1957
B) 1960
C) 1963
D) 1970
Answer: B) 1960
Question: What was the name of the civil war that took place in Nigeria from 1967 to 1970?

A) War of Independence
B) Biafran War
C) Niger Delta Conflict
D) Yoruba-Fulani Strife
Answer: B) Biafran War
Question: Which Nigerian activist and novelist was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1986?

A) Chinua Achebe
B) Wole Soyinka
C) Buchi Emecheta
D) Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Answer: B) Wole Soyinka
Question: Nigeria officially became a republic in which year?

A) 1954
B) 1963
C) 1970
D) 1979
Answer: B) 1963
Question: Which city served as the capital of Nigeria before Abuja?

A) Lagos
B) Kaduna
C) Enugu
D) Kano
Answer: A) Lagos
Question: Who was Nigeria's military ruler during the oil boom of the 1970s?

A) Ibrahim Babangida
B) Yakubu Gowon
C) Murtala Muhammed
D) Olusegun Obasanjo
Answer: B) Yakubu Gowon
Question: Nigeria is composed of how many geopolitical zones?

A) 4
B) 6
C) 8
D) 10
Answer: C) 8
Question: Which ethnic group is the largest in Nigeria?

A) Igbo
B) Yoruba
C) Hausa-Fulani
D) Ijaw
Answer: C) Hausa-Fulani
Question: The Oba of Lagos is a traditional ruler from which ethnic group?

A) Yoruba
B) Igbo
C) Hausa-Fulani
D) Edo
Answer: A) Yoruba
Question: Which Nigerian musician is known as the "Afrobeat King" and passed away in 1997?
A) Fela Kuti
B) King Sunny Ade
C) Burna Boy
D) Wizkid
Answer: A) Fela Kuti
Question: Nigeria is a member of which continental organization?
Answer: B) AU
Question: In what year did Nigeria become a member of the United Nations?
A) 1945
B) 1956
C) 1960
D) 1971
Answer: A) 1960
Question: Who is Nigeria's current president (as of 2023)?
A) Muhammadu Buhari
B) Goodluck Jonathan
C) Olusegun Obasanjo
D) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
Answer: A) Muhammadu Buhari
Question: The Niger River, one of Africa's longest rivers, flows through which region of Nigeria?
A) Northern Region
B) Western Region
C) Eastern Region
D) Niger Delta
Answer: D) Niger Delta
Question: What is the Nigerian currency called?
A) Shilling
B) Naira
C) Cedi
D) Peso
Answer: B) Naira
Question: Which Nigerian state is known as the "Centre of Excellence"?
A) Lagos
B) Kano
C) Rivers
D) Enugu
Answer: A) Lagos
Question: Nigeria is often referred to as the "Giant of Africa" due to its:
A) Population size
B) Landmass
C) Economic strength
D) Military power
Answer: A) Population size
Question: Which Nigerian city is known for its ancient walls and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site?
A) Benin City
B) Ibadan
C) Kano
D) Calabar
Answer: C) Kano
Question: The Nigerian movie industry is commonly known as:
A) Nollywood
B) Bollywood
C) Hollywood
D) Lollywood
Answer: A) Nollywood


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