The Name Fijian Belongs to Indigenous - Qarase

The Name Fijian Belongs to Indigenous - Qarase

By fijivillage.com
Friday 08/08/2008
Ousted Prime Minister, Laisenia Qarase said the name "Fijian" only belongs to the indigenous Fijians and the National Council for Building a Better Fiji and the interim government should immediately drop its proposal of a common name.

Qarase said the common name, under the constitution, for all citizens is "Fiji Islander" and the NCBBF should not come up with other names.


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