This has propelled new development in Kenya's infrastructure with Chinese firms bringing in their own male workers to build roads. He talked to an elderly man living in the village who said that he was a descendant of Chinese explorers who were shipwrecked there centuries before. And during this period of cultural flowering and political upheaval, Yasuke became a footnote to the competing forces. This acculturation has resulted in a small, but growing, number of biracial Nigerian-Filipinos births. Cape Coloured school children of South Africa The Cape Coloured population descend from indigenous Khoisan and Xhosa peoples; European immigrants; and Malagasy , Ceylonese and Southeast Asian primarily Indonesian laborers and slaves brought by the Dutch from the midth century to the late 18th century. The organization has hired legal counsel seeking a formal investigation into the killings. The book ends with Yasuke living to fight another day. Coloureds with Javanese or other Indonesian ancestry may often be regarded as Cape Malay and are primarily Muslims , while the majority of Coloureds are Christian generally Protestant or agnostic. Cafre The native Kaf population has a diverse range of ancestry stemming from colonial Chinese and Indian peoples. The majority of Coloureds, particularly in the Western Cape and Northern Cape , speak Afrikaans as a first language, while those in other parts of South Africa tend to speak English as well. One example is immigrant East Indian laborer Francisco Kashu Alimama who remained in Moka after the death of his last living relative. However, most of the mixed race infants resulting from these unions died, soon after birth. Multiple testimonies of local people suggest that the infants were poisoned by a Japanese lead physician and nurse working at the local mining hospital. Maximum-likelihood estimates favour a scenario in which Madagascar was settled approximately 1, years ago by a very small group of women of approximately Over a year period, more than 1, Japanese miners relocated to the region, confined to a strictly male-only camp. Yasuke was abducted from his home somewhere in central or western Africa — or Mozambique, historians say — and sold to a Jesuit priest named Alessandro Valignano. Most of these children are parented by Filipino mothers and Nigerian fathers.