Antonio Guterres, a former Portuguese Prime Minister, was sworn in as the 9th United Nation Secretary-General on 12th December 2016, succeeding Ban Ki-moon as the chief of the 71-year old world body. President of the UN General Assembly Peter Thomson administered the Oath of Office to Guterres at a special plenary meeting of the 193-member General Assembly.
So, let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
Q1. Who is the newly appointed UN Secretary-General?
Answer: Antonio Guterres
Source – The Hindu