Fijians urged to know history of girmitiyas

Prime Minster Voreqe Bainimarana with students and Minister for Education Rosy Akbar during the cake cutting ceremony at the Girmit Day celebrations. Picture: LUKE NACEI.

PRIME Minister Voreqe Bainimarana¬† has urged all Fijians to read and know the¬† history of the girmitiyas. While officiating at the Fiji Girmitiyas 140th anniversary celebration, he said these stories of suffering serve as a permanent reminder of the scars of colonialism that we must never forget. ” They have within them lessons that we […]

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