Commonwealth of Rhodesia
| Commonwealth of Rhodesia |
Rise O' Voices of Rhodesia
|Official language(s)||English and Welsh|
|- Monarch||Queen Elizabeth II|
|- Prime Minister||Tom Mark|
The Commonwealth of Rhodesia, colloquially known as Rhodesia, is a nation based on the island of Great Britain.
Rhodesia is a constitutional monarchy, with Queen Elizabeth II as monarch. There are elections every 3 years; however, Parliament has a right to call a snap election at any time. The leader of the party with the most seats (Not a majority needed) becomes Prime Minister. The Queen has a Representative in Rhodesia called the Governor-General. Guy Watts has served as Governor General Since 2020. The Governor General is appointed by the Prime Minister. He signs laws off after being passed by parliament.
It all began on the 1st March 1979, when James Mark founded the Kingdom of Gardenia. James would forget about his nation till the 15th June 2015. When it was renamed to the State of Dixie. Dixie slowly all the nations around Dixie joined it. The second to last to join (Churchill) chose the name, Rhodesia after Cecil Rhodes. It’s current Prime Minister, Guy Watts, was inaugurated on the 1st of October 2020.
"Rise, O Voices of Rhodesia" is the national anthem of the Commonwelth of Rhodesia.The tune is that of "Ode to Joy", the Fourth Movement from Ludwig van Beethoven's Ninth Symphony.The lyrics officially adopted were as follows:
Rise, O voices of Rhodesia,
God may we Thy bounty share.
Give us strength to face all danger,
And where challenge is, to dare.
Guide us, Lord, to wise decision,
Ever of Thy grace aware,
Oh, let our hearts beat bravely always
For this land within Thy care.