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Q1
The highest organ of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is the
A
Council of ministers
B
Secretariat
C
Tribunal
D
Authority of Heads of State and Government
E
Q2
Which of the following Africa countries is a founding member of the commonwealth?
A
Zimbabwe
B
Ghana
C
India
D
South Africa
E
Q3
Which of the following Africa countries participated in the signing of the United Nations Organization (UNO) charter in 1945
A
Ethiopia
B
Tunisia
C
Ghana
D
Nigeria
E
Q4
The Economic and Social Council of the United Nations Organization (UNO) is made up of
A
25 members
B
26 members
C
27 members
D
28 members
E
Q5
The United Nations Secretary-General is appointed for a
A
five-year term
B
four-year term
C
three- year term
D
single-year term
E
Q6
Which of the following countries is a member of the Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) ?
A
Congo
B
Libya
C
Kenya
D
Burkina-Faso
E
Q7
Which of the following countries was a member of the Monrovia group?
A
Chad
B
Niger
C
Cameroon
D
Sierra-Leone
E
Q8
Which of the organs of the United Nations Organization (UNO) is responsible for appointing staff of the Organization?
A
Security Council
B
International Court of Justice
C
The Secretariat
D
The Economic and Social
E
Q9
The organ of the UNO responsible for the affairs of the mandated territories was the
A
International Court of Justice
B
Trusteeship Council
C
Economic and Social Council
D
General Assembly
E
Q10
The Council of Minsters of the Organization of Africa Unity (OAU) is made up of
A
Justice Ministers
B
Foreign Affairs Ministers
C
Education Ministers
D
Defence Ministers
E
Q11
The head of the Commonwealth of Nations is
A
Queen Elizabeth ll
B
Don Mckinnon
C
Tony Blair
D
Margret Thartcher
E
Q12
The main focus of the ECOWAS Monitoring Group (ECOMOG) is the
A
maintenance of peace in troubled spots of West Africa
B
installation of unpopular governments in West Africa
C
protection of oil pipe-lines along the coast of West Africa
D
promotion of military rule
E
Q13
The United Nations Organization (UNO) was founded in 1945 as a successor to the
A
Warsaw pact
B
World Trade Organization
C
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
D
League of Nations
E
Q14
The Secretary-General of the United Nations Organization (UNO) is appointed for a period of
A
three years
B
five years
C
seven years
D
nine years
E
Q15
The official language of the Commonwealth is
A
French
B
Spanish
C
Dutch
D
English
E
Q16
Which of the following blocs existed in Africa, prior to the formation of the Organization of African Unity (OAU)?
A
Monrovia, Accra and Casablanca group
B
Brazzaville, Lome and Monrovia group
C
Casablanca, Brazzaville and Monrovia group
D
Algeria, Monrovia and Casablanca group
E
Q17
One of the achievements of the National Congress of British West Africa (NCBWA) was the
A
introduction of railway transportation
B
appointment of a federal president
C
improvement of living standards
D
introduction of the elective principle
E
Q18
The Economic community of West African States (ECOWAS) was formed to
A
increase the population of West Africa
B
stop trading activities with the advanced countries
C
encourage aliens to migrate
D
promote economic relation in West Africa
E
Q19
Which of the following is associated with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) ?
A
peace keeping
B
road rehabilitation
C
importation
D
military rule
E
Q20
One of main objectives of the African Union (AU) is to
A
hold election in member states
B
distribute military equipment to its members
C
encourage co-operation among member states
D
establish courts in member states
E
Q21
The most important achievement of the United Nations Organization (UNO) is the
A
election of a Secretary General from Africa
B
prevention of another world war
C
increase in its membership
D
settlement of cases of election rigging
E
Q22
The first West African to become the Secretary-General of the Commonwealth is
A
Ibrahim Gambari
B
Abbas Bundu
C
Emeka Anyaoku
D
Diallo Telli
E
Q23
The Primary objective of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is to
A
prevent crimes in West Africa
B
promote the socio-economic development of member States
C
control pollution and environmental degradation
D
promote universal human rights
E
Q24
The administrative Headquarters of the Economic Community of West African State (ECOWAS) is in
A
Banjul
B
Accra
C
Bamako
D
Abuja
E
Q25
The major aim of the United Nations Organization (UNO) is to
A
maintain international peace and security
B
co-ordinate and supervise the activities of specialized agencies
C
promote sports among all nations
D
stabilize the price of oil in the world market
E
Q26
The international organization formed after the Second World War to guarantee international peace and security is called the
A
Non-aligned movement
B
United Nations Organization
C
League of Nations
D
Casablanca Groups
E
Q27
The annual budget of the Organization of African Unity(OAU) is approved by the
A
Security Council
B
Council of Ministers
C
Economic and Social Council
D
Commission of Meditation and Arbtration
E
Q28
The World Health Organization (WHO) is an agency of the
A
Organization of African Unity (OAU)
B
Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS)
C
Commonwealth of Nations
D
United Nations Organization
E
Q29
The term ECOMOG means
A
Economic Community of West African Group
B
Economic Community Monetary Group
C
ECOWAS Monitoring Group
D
ECOWAS Movement Group
E
Q30
The headquarter of United Nations Organization is located at
A
New York
B
Addis Ababa
C
Vienna
D
London
E
Q31
The highest organ of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) is the
A
Trusteeship Council
B
Secretariat
C
Assembly of Heads of State
D
Council of Ministers
E
Q32
It is most likely for member nations of the Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) to
A
fuse into one political entity
B
establish a common customs tariff
C
have joint development of transport and communications
D
abolish obstacles to free movement of citizens
E
Q33
Which of the following states is not a member of the organization of African Unity (OAU)?
A
South Africa
B
Comoro Island
C
Lesotho
D
Angola
E
Q34
An organ of the United Nations Organization (UNO) whose decision is binding on all members is the
A
Security Council
B
Economic and Social Council
C
Trusteeship Council
D
International Court of Justice
E
Q35
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is one of the specialized agencies of the
A
Organization of African Unity (OAU)
B
Economic Community of West African State (ECOWAS)
C
Organization of Petroleum Exporting countries (OPEC)
D
United Nations Organizations (UNO)
E
Q36
The organ of the Organization of Africa Unity (OAU) responsible for the appointment of the Secretary-General is the
A
Appointment Commission
B
Liberation Committee
C
Assembly of the Heads of State and Governments
D
Economic and Social Commission
E
Q37
Which of the following is an organ of the United Nations Organization (UNO)?
A
Assembly of Heads of State
B
International Labour Organization
C
Council of Ministers
D
The Security Council
E
Q38
One of the problems facing the Economics Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is that
A
member states do not attend meetings regular
B
member states do not have a common currency
C
some member states want to contribute larger funds to the community
D
it is a rival to the Organization of African Unity
E
Q39
The world organization which existed before the United Nations Organization was the
A
league of Nations
B
European Economic Community
C
Organization of Africa Unity
D
Commonwealth of Nations
E
Q40
Which of the following bodies is the most representative organ of the United Nations Organization( UNO)?
A
The Economic and Social Council
B
The Trusteeship Council
C
The Security
D
The General Assembly
E
Q41
Which of the following ideological groups was in existence before the formation of the Organization of African Unity (O.A.U )?
A
Casablanca, Lagos, Monrovia group
B
Brazzaville, Lome, Accra group
C
Casablanca, Brazzaville, Conakry group
D
Casablanca, Brazzaville, Monrovia group
E
Q42
The first West African to become the Secretary General of the Commonwealth is
A
Emeka Anyaoku
B
Agboola Gambari
C
Arnold Smith
D
Shridath Ramphal
E
Q43
The organ of the United Nations responsible for negotiating agreements with the specialized agencies is the
A
General Assembly
B
Security Council
C
Economic and Social Council
D
Trusteeship Council
E
Q44
Which of the following is the most powerful organ of the United Nations? The
A
Trusteeship Council
B
Security Council
C
Council of Ministers
D
Secretariat
E
Q45
Which of the following bodies may be regarded as a regional organization?
A
O.A.U
B
U.N.O
C
Commonwealth
D
UNESCO
E
ECOWAS
Q46
The non-permanent members of the Security Council of the United Nations Organization are appointed for a period of
A
one year
B
two years
C
three years
D
four years
E
five years
Q47
The most representative organ of the United Nations Organization is the
A
Economic and Social Council
B
Security Council
C
International Court of Justice
D
Trusteeship Council
E
General Assembly
Q48
The veto power in the United Nations Organization (U.N.O) is exercised by
A
all members of the Security Council
B
staff of the General secretariat
C
members of international Court of Justice
D
all members of the General Assembly
E
the permanent members of the Security Council
Q49
the International Court of Justice has its headquarters in
A
The Hague
B
Paris
C
London
D
Newyork
E
Washington
Q50
The Commission for Mediation, Conciliation and Arbitration is an organ of the
A
ECOWAS
B
OAU
C
Commonwealth
D
UNESCO
E
OPEC
Q51
Nigeria belongs to all the following international organization except the
A
Organization of African Unity (OAU)
B
United Nations Organization (UNO)
C
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
D
Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)
E
Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)
Q52
Which of the following Heads of State initiated the formation of ECOWAS?
A
Yakubu Gowon and Gnasigbe Eyadema
B
Dauda Jawara and Abdoul Diouf
C
Sekou Toure and Joseph Momoh
D
Thomas Sankara and Samuel Doe
E
Ahmadu Ahidjo and Paul Biya
Q53
An international organization which has former British colonies as its members is the
A
Organization of African Unity(OAU)
B
Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)
C
United Nations Organization (UNO)
D
Commonwealth of Nations
E
European Economic Community (EEC)
Q54
Which of the following countries is a permanent member of the Security Council?
A
India
B
Canada
C
China
D
Korea
E
Italy
Q55
The focus of Nigeria's foreign policy is
A
that Nigeria cannot join the Non-Aligned Movement
B
Nigeria as a front line country
C
that Africa liberation movements should look elsewhere for aids
D
Africa as its center-piece
E
that African countries have not reciprocated Nigeria's friendly gestures
Q56

The first Executive Security of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) was

A

Diallo Telli

B

Nzo Ekangaki

C

Abubakar Quattra

D

Salim. A. Salim

E

Robert Gardiner

Q57
The major aim of the Organization of Africa Unity (O. A .U) is to
A
introduce a common currency for all African States
B
maintain international friendliness, peace and co-operation
C
promote international oppression
D
encourage international sporting activities
E
assist the United States of America in her war against communism
Q58
The supreme policy making organ of the organization of African Unity(OAU) is the
A
Council of Ministers
B
Assembly of Heads of States and Governments
C
General Secretariat
D
Defence Commission
E
Security Council
Q59
October 24 of each year is universally marked as the United Nations Day because on this day, the
A
United Nations Organization officially came into existence
B
Second World War ended
C
two Super Powers signed the United Nations' Charter
D
Charter on Fundamental Human Rights was signed
E
United Nations ' Charter was drawn up
Q60
The Headquarters of the international Court of Justice is at
A
New York
B
Geneva
C
Paris
D
The Hague
E
Moscow