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Principality of Manova
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Motto
"Publicity, saves the people"
Anthem
The Chant of Manova
Manove localisation
Capital city Manova
Largest city Manova
Official language(s) French, Esperanto (de jure) and Spanish (de facto)
Official religion(s) Pastafarianism
Short name Manova
Demonym Manovean
- Prince Diego Ist
- Prime Minister E. Fombona
- Arts and Culture Minister L. Fombona
Legislature Parliament
Established 27 September 2014
Area claimed ~1km²
Population 5
Currency Euro
Time zone Manovean Time Zone (UTC+0:30)
National sport The Ass-owl game
National animal Cat
This nation was a member of the former European Union of Micronations

https://twitter.com/ManoveGov


Manova, officially the Principality of Manova (French: Principauté de Manove, Esperanto: Principlando de Manovo, Spanish: Principe de Manova)  is a self-proclaimed micronation located in the eastern part of Belgium, near Liège that was founded in 2014‎.

EtymologyEdit

The exact origin of the term Manova is unknown. This term was first coined by D. Fombona and was adopted as the country's name.

HistoryEdit

The Principality was declared an independent sovereign nation in 2014 by D. and E. Fombona, in response to the disputes between the Flemish and the Walloon communities of Belgium.

On the 22nd of December 2014, the representatives of Manova signed a treaty of peace, friendship, colaboration and recognition with the Principality of Pandrea

In 2017 will be held the first government reunion concerning the writing of a new constitution, establishment of official holidays, renovation of the Culture and History Centre as well as the first real elections of the history of Manova.

Government & PoliticsEdit

The Principality of Manova is a constitutional monarchy. Manova is not defined by the Prince nor the territory but by its People which means that the People are allowed to vote at anytime to make the Prince abdicate. Also, the Prince's official denomination is "Prince of (the) Manoveans", making Manova a popular monarchy.

The Prince accedes to the throne after having solemnly said, the following oath: "I swear to respect the Constitution and laws of the Manovean People, to preserve national independence and territorial integrity." (Article 11 §10 of Manova's constitution)

The executive power is represented by the government and the Prince. The Prime Minister is the head of the government. The Prince of Manova is the Chief of the Armed Forces, the head of State and has the right to conduct foreign affairs.

The legislative power is in the hands of the Prince and the House of Representatives also know as the Parliament. Any Manovean citizen may be elected.

At anytime, the House of Representatives may organize a referendum.

In cases of extreme urgency, serious and immediate threat to the existence of the state, the Prince must take the necessary defensive measures. All emergency measures must be ratified or revoked by the House of Representatives as soon as possible. The Prince is bound by the decisions of Parliament. If the emergency is such that martial law should apply, it allows the Prince to exercise all powers of governance.

Law & OrderEdit

Everything concerning the judgments in courts is transferred to the Kingdom of Belgium. However, some specific cases regarding Manove only (such as problems concerning customs) may be judged within Manovean borders.

CustomsEdit

Salesmen, firearms, hunting trophies and things coming from Denmark apart for some of the Ikea products are all prohibited. People may enter Manova with a bottle/can of Coke with permission only.

Foreign RelationsEdit

Manova is a member of the European Union of Micronations. It also has diplomatic relations with the Republic of Alpacastan and the Principality of Pandrea.

MilitaryEdit

The Manovean Army is small and equipped with hand-made weapons.

Geography & ClimateEdit

Apples Manova

Apples in the beginning of summer in Manova

The climate is temperate with significant precipitation in all seasons  like most of northwest Europe. The average temperature is lowest in January at 3 °C (37.4 °F) and highest in July at 18 °C (64.4 °F).

The average precipitation per month varies between 54 millimetres (2.1 in) for February or April, to 78 mm (3.1 in) for July.



Manova consists of 4 different territories.

  1. The administrative territory: Where all the administrative buildings and the Prince's residence is located.
    Manove Parc

    The National Park

  2. The Forest: A massive forest where the first Manovean buildings where created and the oldest pieces of Manovean primitive art were found
  3. The Recreative territory: Where the national football stadium is.
  4. The National Park.


EconomyEdit

Manovean economy is based on the production of apples, strawberries, tomatoes and coal.

CultureEdit

LanguageEdit

The Manovean constitution establishes French and Esperanto as official languages, even though Spanish is spoken more than Esperanto.

InterestsEdit

Manovean People are very interested in nature, considering a big part of the territory is a forest. Actions in favor of the environment are a big part of the life in Manova.

ReligionEdit

The traditional religion of the reigning family is Pastafarianism. However, Manova's constitution guarantees freedom of religion to the people as a fundamental right. Manova's works under the concept of separation between church and state, religious beliefs being kept away from politics.

National anthemEdit

National Anthem Principality of Manova02:26

National Anthem Principality of Manova

National Anthem Principality of Manova

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