God Bless Fiji
Map of Fiji
Total land area: 7,056 miles squared
Type of government: republic
Title of head of head of the Executive Branch: president and prime minister
Current president: Jioji Kanousi
Current prime minister: Voreqe Banimaramoma
How did Jioji become President?
Jioji became president by an election. He serves a five-year term and is eligible for a second. He cannot serve a third. After his term there will be no fight for power because they hold a peaceful election.
How Did Vereqe Become Prime Minister?
Vereqe became prime minister because the president chose him. The prime minister in Fiji is like the vice president in the U.S. The prime minister is no longer ruling when the president's term is over.
Name of Legislative Branch: Unicameral Parliament
Unicameral Parliament is elected
Pass laws: After given a law, they have seven days to pass it
Name of Judicial Branch: Supreme Court
Members are chosen by: President
How Many of the Five Limits Does Fiji's government have?
Fiji's government has 4/5 limits. They have a constitution because they have laws/rules people follow. Fiji also has separation of power because there is a prime minister and the president doesn't make all the laws. They have consent of the governed because citizens elect a president. Lastly, Fiji has rights of the minority because what is considered 'The minority.'
In January, Fiji had a cyclone. This infamous cyclone left 42 dead and many more in the hospital. Fiji is still recovering from the loss of 42 people. Many people were left without homes.
Basic Country Information
Total land area: 2,149,690 kilometers
Type of government: Monarchy
Title of the head of the Executive Branch: King
Current leader: Salman bin ABD al-Aziz
How did Salman become King?
Salman became king because the heredity of this monarchy. He will be king until he dies and there will not be a peacful pass of power because if he has any other sons they will want to be king, too.
Name of the Legislative Branch: Unicameral Consultative Council
Chosen by: The royal family
Pass laws: Based on Islamic law
Name of Judicial Branch: High Court
Chosen by: Royal decree
Saudi Arabia only has one of the five limits: The constitution. It has a constitution because it has laws. It does not have separation of power because one person has all the power. It does not have the consent of the governed because people don't have a choice on who their leader is. It also doesn't have the rule of the law because the King can break the law whenever he wants. Lastly, It doesn't have rights of the minority because the "Minority" doesn't have ant rights.
One MAJOR event is that King Salman has decided to stop all oil production in Saudi Arabia. This is very important to their economy because it is one of the major oil producers in the world. This will put millions out of jobs and leave Saudi Arabia needing a new way to make more money.
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Public - 4/21/16, 5:48 PM