The Africa Day 2019 Celebrations, 25th May 2019 in New Delhi.

The Group of African Heads of Mission in New Delhi celebrated ‘‘the Africa Day 2019’’ on 25th of May, 2019. The reception organized in this regard at the Taj Palace Hotel was attended by the Foreign Secretary of the Indian Ministry of External Affairs, H.E Mr. Vijay Gokhale, as the Chief Guest, Ambassadors / High Commissioners accredited to India, officials from MEA of India, representatives from the Indian business community and the media, as well as all members of the African Missions accredited to India.

The Dean of the African Heads of Mission in New Delhi, the Ambassador of Eritrea felicitated the African Missions and extended his warm regards on this occasion to the officials present from the Indian Ministry of External Affairs who contributed to the organization of this celebration.

For its part, the Foreign Secretary of the Indian Ministry of External Affairs hailed the solid bonds between India and Africa and enumerated various initiatives implemented in favour of the continent.

The Ambassador of His Majesty the King of Morocco to India delivered the vote of thanks in this occasion, in his capacity as Chair of the Protocol Committee, wherein he expressed his gratitude to all those who contributed from near or far to the success of the Africa Day 2019.