Curious about politics in Fiji? This page may shed some light.
Politics in Fiji normally take place in the framework of a parliamentary representative democratic republic wherein the Prime Minister of Fiji is the head of government and the President the Head of State, and of a multi-party system.
Executive power is exercised by the government, legislative power is vested in both the government and the Parliament of Fiji, and the judiciary is independent of the executive and the legislature.
A general election took place on 17 September 2014. Bainimarama’s Fiji First party won with 59.2% of the vote, and the election was deemed credible by a group of international observers from Australia, India and Indonesia.