Addressing the India Diaspora, president said that we remain ever indebted to the African people for their contribution in shaping Mahatma Gandhi’s political thought and action against injustice.
He also said that India Diaspora is true cultural ambassador of India.
President also said that India has emerged as a key drivers for global growth. He also said that India will open new 18 Embassy in African countries, including 7 embassies in West African nations.
President also urged the Indian community to help consolidate business and trade ties, and investment collaboration between Benin and India to support growth and development.