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Republic of Stellaland - Factbook
« on: June 06, 2010, 07:04:56 AM »
Die Republiek van Stellaland
The Republic of Stellaland



  • Capital: Stellenbosch
  • Largest City: Johannesburg
  • Population: 73.000.000
  • Goverment Type: Republic
  • Denonym: Stellan, Stellander
  • Currency: Stellaland Rand (Ɽ) (1USD = 8 SRA)
  • Official Languages: English, Afrikaans
  • Recognized Secondary Languages: Dutch, German, French
  • Demographics:Black 77,5%, White 9%, Coloured 8.4%, Asian 5.1%
  • Ruling Party: National Party










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Re: Republic of Stellaland - Factbook
« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2010, 05:51:47 PM »
Race classifications:

White: White people makes up almost 10% of the total population. To be classified as white, you must have alteast three white grandparents, and only one parrent classfied as mixed race. As a white you have, by law, the following rights and duties.

-Own land in any part of Stellaland
-Vote in general elections
-Access to free healthcare all over Stellaland
-Free Education
-All males are enlisted to the National Militia, exept for medical and/or other reasons.

Asian: Asians makes up about 2,5% of the total population. Most Asians are ethnicly from South/South East Asia, and mostly muslims.

-Own land in most parts of Stellaland
-Vote in local elections
-Access to healthcare at certain hospitals
-Free Education at certain schools and universities
-All males are enlisted to the National Militia, exept for medical and/or other reasons.

Mixed Race: Mixed Race people makes up almost 10% of the total population. Mixed race people are in general half white/half black or the offspring of two mixed race people. People who are of Asian and African mix, are in generally classified as either Asian or Black.

-Own land in some parts of Stellaland
-Vote in local elections
-Access to healthcare at certain hospitals
-Free Education at certain schools and universities
-All males are enlisted to the National Militia, exept for medical and/or other reasons.

Blacks: Blacks are the native Africans.

-Can only own land in Homeland elections
-Can only vote in Homeland elections
-Stellaland passports not issued, and can only apply for passport in their respective homelands.
-Access to healthcare in Homelands, and a limited number of hospitals elsewhere.
-Education in homelands, and a limited number of schools/colleges elswhere.
-Can apply for National Militia Service/Regular armed forces service. After completing Five years of regular service, Blacks can be reclassified as colored.

Marriage between the different races are frowned upon, and only legal if one of the partners is willing to be re-classified to his/her partners race. In most cases people are downgraded, rather than upgraded. Race clasification is regulated by the Ministry of Racial affairs.
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Re: Republic of Stellaland - Factbook
« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2010, 04:17:50 PM »
Political Parties
Legal:
-National Party (NP)
-Die Volksfront (DVF)
-Christian Movement (CM)
-Green Party (GP)

Illegal: (not able to take part in general election, but recognized by the Stellan government)
-ANC (African National Congress)
-PAC (Pan-African Congress)
-SCP (Stellan Communist Party)


Legal

Court system: Regional Court > Provincional Court > Supreme Court
Capital Punishment: Only for crimes comitted during times of war or martial law.
Maximum sentence: Lifetime

Ministries:

-President: Cristiaan van der Valkenberg (NP)
-Vice President: Daniel D'Arcy (DVF)
-Prime Minister: Heinz Vorster
-Minister of Foregin Affairs: Jan van der Zyl (NP)
-Minister of Finance: Hilton Coster (NP)
-Minister of Defense: Edward Nicholson (NP)
-Minister of Internal Affairs: Herman van de Berg (NP)
-Minister of Transportation: Andreas Meyer (DVF)
-Minister of Agriculture, Mining and Industry: Neil Zimmerman (NP)
-Minister of Education: James Shuttleworth (NP)
-Minister of Racial Affairs: Rudolph Schmid (NP)



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Re: Republic of Stellaland - Factbook
« Reply #3 on: May 12, 2011, 07:37:22 AM »
Regions of Stellaland
Stellaland is a large country, with several regions. The Regions are divided into four classifications. National Regions, Stellan Overseas Teritories, Special Administratve Regions and Homelands (often called Bantustans).

National Regions

Western Cape:
-Regional Capital: Cape Town
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: None


Northern Cape:
-Regional Capital: Kimberley
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: None


Eastern Cape:
-Regional Capital: Port Elizabeth
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: None

Natal:
-Regional Capital: Pietermaritzburg
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: None

Transvaal Cape:
-Regional Capital: Johannesburg
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: None


Bechuanaland:
-Regional Capital: Gaborone
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: None


Northwestern Teritory:
-Regional Capital: Windhoek
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: German

Stellan Overseas Teritories
The Stellan Overseas Teritories is a loose confederation of Islands under Stellan controll. The Stellan Overseas Teritories have, combined, the same political power and recognition as one National Region. The Overseas Territories is semi-autonomus.


Seychelles:
-Regional Capital: Victoria
-Official Languages: English
-Recognized Minority Languages:   Seychellois Creole, French

Mauritius:
-Regional Capital: Port Louis
-Official Languages: English
-Recognized Minority Languages:   Mauritian Creolie, French

Réunion:
-Regional Capital: Saint-Denis
-Official Languages: English
-Recognized Minority Languages:  French, Réunion-Creole

Comoros:
-Region Capital: Moroni
-Official Languages: English, French
-Recognized Minority Languages: Comorian, Arabic,

Mayotte:
-Region Capital: Mamoudzou
-Official Language: English, French
-Recognized Minority Languages: Swahili, Malagasy

Asencion Island:
-Regional Capital: Georgetown
-Official Languages: English
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None

Stellan Southern and Antarctic Island

A number of uninhabited islands in the Indian and Antarctic Ocean.

-Amsterdam Land
-Kerguelen Island
-Crozet Islands
-Glorioso Islands
-St. Paul Island
-Peter I Island
-Bassas da India
-Banc du Geyser


Special Administrative Regions:

Special Administrative Regions are off-limit areas, housing Military instalations. Acess to theese Islands are strictly limited, and forbidden for ordinary citizens. These Islands have no native population, and only house military personel.

-Juan De Nova
-Europa Island
-Chagos Archipelago
-Tromelin Island

Homelands (Bantunstans)

Homelands are Autonomus Regions, housing particular Ethnic Groups belonging to the black race. Citizens in Homelands only have the right to vote in Homeland Elections, and cannot travel into National Regions or Overseas Regions without carrying a Homeland Passport. They are not Drafted into the National Militia or Civilian Defense, but can apply for service upon High School Graduation.




Ovambaland:
-Regional Capital: Outapi
-Official Languages: English, Oshiwambo
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Ovamba

Kaokoland & Damaraland:
-Regional Capital: Opuwo
-Official Languages: English, Herero
-Recognized Minority Languages:  Damara
-Ethnic Group: Himba, Damara

Basterland:
-Capital: Rehoboth
-Official Languages: English
-Recognized Minority Languages:  Afrikaans, German
- Ethnic Group: Baster People



Bushmanland:
-Capital: None
-Official Languages:  Engish, Khosian
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
- Ethnic Group: San


Tswanaland:
-Regional Capital: Gobabis
-Official Languages: English, Tswana
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Tswana


Bophuthatswana:
-Regional Capital: Mmabatho
-Official Languages: English, Setswana
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Tswana


KwaZulu:
-Regional Capital: Ulundi
-Official Languages: English, Zulu
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Zulu


Ciskei:
-Regional Capital: Bisho
-Official Languages: English, Xhosa
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Xhosa


Transkei:
-Regional Capital: Umtata
-Official Languages: English, Xhosa
-Recognized Minority Languages:  Sesotho
-Ethnic Group: Xhosa


Venda & Lebowa:
-Regional Capital: Thohoyandou
-Official Languages: English, Venda
-Recognized Minority Languages:  Northern Sotho
-Ethnic Group: Venda, Lebowa


Kingdom of Lesotho:
-Regional Capital: Maseru
-Official Languages: English, Sesotho
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Basotho


Swaziland:
-Regional Capital: Mbabane
-Official Languages: English, SiSwati
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Swazi
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Re: Republic of Stellaland - Factbook
« Reply #4 on: May 17, 2011, 06:40:36 PM »
Law Enforcement

Law enforcement in Stellaland is administrated by The Ministry of Justice. The Police Force of Stellaland maintain law and order in Stellaland and work as an umbrella organization between the different departments within the police. The Police Force of Stellaland is divided into three parts. The National Police, The Border Police and Security Service of the Stellan Police (S3P, the intelligence branch of the police)

Standard issue firearm: Vector SP1
Other Weapons used: MP-5, Denel 40mm Riot Gun.

The National Police

The National Police are the main law-enforcement agency in Stellaland. The force is divided into several operational sections.

Officers:

-Patrol-Police: This is the uniformed police and by far the largest in number. It is responsible for patrolling the streets and respond to emergency calls. The Patrol Police is only found in cities and towns.

-Readiness Police: This unit (also known as the Riot Police) are the support and rapid reaction force, mainly focusing on riot-control, security during sports events, natural disasters, ect. Its forces can also assist the patrol-police on a day to day basis. The readiness police also provide service as horse mounted police and is also responsible for K9 capacity. The Readiness police is only found in cities and towns.

-Regional Police: This force is doing the same kind of duties as the Patrol-Police, but in rural areas. The regional police duties overlaps the patrol-police, readiness police and highway police in low populated areas. The Regional Police are also armed with heavier weapons better suited for long range engagements.

-Highway Police: The highway police is responsible for patrolling the highways in Stellaland. Using a combination of marked and unmarked police cars, they maintain law and order on the road. 

-Investigation Police: This is the plain-clothed branch of the police, responsible for criminal investigations.

-SORT (Special Operations Readiness Team): Is the Special Response team. This unit specialize in high-risk arrests, hostage situations, barricaded suspects ect. and is called upon when the situation is deemed too dangerous to handle by patrol police.

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Security Service of the Stellan Police

The Security Service of the Stellan Police is the main internal intelligence unit, working closely with the Armed forces Strategic Intelligence Service (foreign intelligence). Its main objective is counter-terrorism, tracking down enemies of the state, and surveillance. Its internal structure and work methods are little know to the public.







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« Reply #5 on: February 14, 2012, 07:48:04 AM »
Border Police

The Border Police is a 40.000 man strong, para-military police force. Its main objective is to keep Stellalands internal and external borders safe, but is also responsible for a broader variety of tasks. The Border Police is divided into several operational sections:

-Border Patrol: This is by far the largest section. This is the police present along the border and at air-ports. Wearing military style uniforms and assault-rifles, this force is also an efficient counter-insurgency force.

-Police Aviation: The Border Police is responsible for all police aviation. Operating a fleet of helicopters and fixed-wing air-crafts all over Stellaland.

-Maritime Police: The Maritime Police is patrolling major rivers and ports, closely cooperating with the coast-guard.

-Border Police Special Operations Group: This is the Border Police Elite force, and the most elitist police formation in Stellaland. The force is highly trained in hostage rescue, counter-terrorism and speecial operations. Nubering about 500 operators.
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« Reply #6 on: May 22, 2012, 02:43:12 AM »
Central Intelligence Service

The Central Intelligence Service is the civilian intelligence bureau of Stellaland. Together with the Strategic Intelligence Service (military intelligence) and the S3P (police intelligence), Central Intelligence Service makes up the trio of intelligence services. The Central Intelligence Service is tasked with gathering intelligence about foreign nations as well as counter-intelligence within Stellaland.

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« Reply #7 on: May 28, 2014, 03:58:05 PM »
***WORK IN PROGRESS***

The Republic of Stellaland





I. Basic Information


1. Country Name and Three Letter Acronym:
Die Republiek van Stellaland, The Republic of Stellaland (RoS)

2. Capital: 
Stellenbosch

3. Background:

II. Vital Statistics


Map:



4.Regions:
Regions are divided into four different kinds. National Regions, Overseas Territories, Homelands (Bantustans) and Special Administrative Regions.

4.1.National Regions:

Western Cape:
-Regional Capital: Cape Town
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: None


Northern Cape:
-Regional Capital: Kimberley
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: None


Eastern Cape:
-Regional Capital: Port Elizabeth
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: None

Natal:
-Regional Capital: Pietermaritzburg
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: None

Transvaal Cape:
-Regional Capital: Johannesburg
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: None


Bechuanaland:
-Regional Capital: Gaborone
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: None


Northwestern Teritory:
-Regional Capital: Windhoek
-Official Languages: Afrikaans, English
-Recognized Minority Languages: German
 
4.2. Stellan Overseas Regions:
The Stellan Overseas Teritories is a loose confederation of Islands under Stellan controll. The Stellan Overseas Teritories have, combined, the same political power and recognition as one National Region. The Overseas Territories is semi-autonomus.


Seychelles:
-Regional Capital: Victoria
-Official Languages: English
-Recognized Minority Languages:   Seychellois Creole, French

Mauritius:
-Regional Capital: Port Louis
-Official Languages: English
-Recognized Minority Languages:   Mauritian Creolie, French

Réunion:
-Regional Capital: Saint-Denis
-Official Languages: English
-Recognized Minority Languages:  French, Réunion-Creole

Comoros:
-Region Capital: Moroni
-Official Languages: English, French
-Recognized Minority Languages: Comorian, Arabic,

Mayotte:
-Region Capital: Mamoudzou
-Official Language: English, French
-Recognized Minority Languages: Swahili, Malagasy

Asencion Island:
-Regional Capital: Georgetown
-Official Languages: English
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None

Stellan Southern and Antarctic Island

A number of uninhabited islands in the Indian and Antarctic Ocean.

-Amsterdam Land
-Kerguelen Island
-Crozet Islands
-Glorioso Islands
-St. Paul Island
-Peter I Island
-Bassas da India
-Banc du Geyser


4.3.Homelands

Homelands (Bantunstans)

Homelands are Autonomus Regions, housing particular Ethnic Groups belonging to the black race. Citizens in Homelands only have the right to vote in Homeland Elections, and cannot travel into National Regions or Overseas Regions without carrying a Homeland Passport. They are not Drafted into the National Militia or Civilian Defense, but can apply for service upon High School Graduation.

Ovambaland:
-Regional Capital: Outapi
-Official Languages: English, Oshiwambo
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Ovamba

Kaokoland & Damaraland:
-Regional Capital: Opuwo
-Official Languages: English, Herero
-Recognized Minority Languages:  Damara
-Ethnic Group: Himba, Damara

Basterland:
-Capital: Rehoboth
-Official Languages: English
-Recognized Minority Languages:  Afrikaans, German
- Ethnic Group: Baster People



Bushmanland:
-Capital: None
-Official Languages:  Engish, Khosian
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
- Ethnic Group: San


Tswanaland:
-Regional Capital: Gobabis
-Official Languages: English, Tswana
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Tswana


Bophuthatswana:
-Regional Capital: Mmabatho
-Official Languages: English, Setswana
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Tswana


KwaZulu:
-Regional Capital: Ulundi
-Official Languages: English, Zulu
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Zulu


Ciskei:
-Regional Capital: Bisho
-Official Languages: English, Xhosa
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Xhosa


Transkei:
-Regional Capital: Umtata
-Official Languages: English, Xhosa
-Recognized Minority Languages:  Sesotho
-Ethnic Group: Xhosa


Venda & Lebowa:
-Regional Capital: Thohoyandou
-Official Languages: English, Venda
-Recognized Minority Languages:  Northern Sotho
-Ethnic Group: Venda, Lebowa


Kingdom of Lesotho:
-Regional Capital: Maseru
-Official Languages: English, Sesotho
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Basotho


Swaziland:
-Regional Capital: Mbabane
-Official Languages: English, SiSwati
-Recognized Minority Languages:  None
-Ethnic Group: Swazi

4.4 Special Administrative Regions:

Special Administrative Regions:

Special Administrative Regions are off-limit areas, housing Military instalations. Acess to theese Islands are strictly limited, and forbidden for ordinary citizens. These Islands have no native population, and only house military personel.

-Juan De Nova
-Europa Island
-Chagos Archipelago
-Tromelin Island


5. Population:
-73.000.000

7. Gross Domestic Product (GDP):


III. Government


8. Country Name:

(a) Conventional Long Form:

(b) Local Long Form, English:

9. Country’s Motto:

10. Government Type:

11. Formation Date:

12. Independence from:

13. National Holiday:

14. Legal System:

15. Suffrage (age):

16. Suffrage (who may vote):


IV. Executive Branch


17. Leader of Government:

18. Leader of Government’s Political Party:

19. Head of State:

20.  Leader of Government’s Cabinet: 


V. Legislative Branch


21. Names of Major Political Parties:

22. Names of Political Pressure Groups:

23. Names of Chambers in Legislature: 
 
24. Seats in Each Chamber / Length of Term:

25. Last Election Date:

26. Last Election Results: 

27. Next Election Date:


VI. Judicial Branch


28. Number of Supreme Court Justices:

29. Process through which Justices Come to Power:


VII. Foreign Policy

30. International Organization Participation:

31. Territorial Disputes:


VIII. Economy


32. Economic Overview:

33.GDP Growth Rate (2012): 

34. GDP Percentage by Sector:
   
Agriculture:
Industry/Technology:
Services: 
Tourism:

35. Electricity Production by Source
Fossil Fuel:
Hydro/Tidal:
Solar:
Wind:
Total:

36. Nuclear Energy Capabilities:

37. Currency Name:
          a) Exchange Rate:

38. External Debt:    

39. Creditor countries:
 
40. Commodities Market:

    

IX. Infrastructure


41. Ports and Harbors:

42. Number of airports with paved runways:

43. Name of Major International Airports:


X. Social Indicators


44. Life expectancy at Birth (in years):

Male:

Female:

45. Total Fertility Rate:

46. Nationality:

Noun:
   
Adjective:

47. Ethnic Groups:

48. Religious Composition:

49. Languages:

50. Literacy:

Total Population:

Male:
   
Female:
   
51. Major infectious diseases and degree of risk:


XI. Military


52. Military branches:

53. Military service:

Is Military Service Compulsory:

Minimum age for service:

54. Manpower available for military service:

55. Military expenditures per year – in US$ Dollars:

56. Military expenditures as a percentage of GDP:

57. Weapons of mass destruction:

Nuclear Weapons:

Chemical Weapons:

Biological Weapons:


XII. Transnational Disputes


58. Territorial disputes with other states:

59.  Non-territorial disputes with other states: