The Republic Ireland is an Independant Nation in Northern Europe that gained it's independance in 1921 under dominion under the British Crown as the Irish Free State. In 1937 it adopted it's own Constitution and stopped recognizing the British Monarchy as head of state. Itr is the 15th richest country GDP per capita and one of the most developed nations on the planet.
Irish society has always been plagued by Cronyism and Corruption, but due to it's position as a friend of the US, Corruption was always brushed under the rug in the international and national view of the country as something that magicly ended in 1992 or when Fianna Fail got out of Power after the end of the Celtic Tiger.
This scenario Covers a possible and realistic scenario on Irelands Future.