The Government of the Republic of Fortunata
The people elect 25 of the 50 Independent
Government Ministers for four year terms at two yearly intervals. Each minister
has the responsibility for a primary portfolio; Agriculture, Finance,
Tourism, Infrastructure, Security,
Telecommunications, Utilities, Science, Education, Health & Welfare,
Resources, Arts & Culture, Sport & Recreation,
Transport etc… as well as a
secondary portfolio to assist a temporarily absent minister.
Minor ministerial portfolios include a
Minister for each of the populated islands.
The Ministers elect their Prime Minister,
usually the day after general election results. The Prime Minister is the voice
of the country and is usually the only name known on the world stage. The Prime
Minister can lose his position if a ‘no confidence motion’ is raised in