NEW DELHI: Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, PiyushGoyal hosted fifteen Ambassadors from various Africa countries on June 8. During the interaction with the Ambassadors, PiyushGoyal said that India and Africa share remarkable friendship across decades and have the potential of becoming the powerhouse of the future.
The event aimed at fostering closer economic cooperation, enhancing trade relations and exploring areas of collaboration between India and Africa.
The event witnessed the participation of 15 ambassadors from Algeria, Botswana, Egypt, Ghana, Republic of Guinea, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Morocco, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda and Zimbabwe.
PiyushGoyal welcomed the Ambassadors and highlighted the significant value of India-Africa relationship. The Minister emphasized the commitment of the Prime Minister, Shri NarendraModi towards making Africa a top priority and deepening India’s engagement with Africa on a sustained and regular way. He encouraged the heads of missions to work in solidarity and extended a hand of friendship for the growth of the African and Indian sub-continent.