The beleaguered French leader came into office in 2012 as the supposed anti-Merkel. Now she is as strong as ever and he has never looked weaker.
Francois Hollande has condemned Russia's military presence in Ukraine, while Russia has assured Europe it will keep winter gas supply commitments.
A petition launched by Angie Motshekga will be delivered to Nigeria by a delegation from the ANC Women's League and SA's government.
The French justice minister will not attend commemorations marking 20th anniversary of genocide, after Paul Kagame's comments.
This week, the DA has march drama, Zwelinzima Vavi threatens to sue Cosatu, France and the US get cozy, and an exhibition is plagued by disagreements.
The French President was expected to announce his separation from Valerie Trierweiler after a media frenzy threw his personal life into the spotlight.
The French president is keeping mum on a matter he says concerns personal freedoms, refusing to answer questions about his personal life.
France's first lady Valerie Trierweiler has been admitted to hospital following reports of President François Hollande having an affair.
French President François Hollande has threatened to sue a celebrity magazine after it alleged he was having an affair with an actress.
After two of its soldiers were killed in the Central African Republic, France's president has told troops their intervention is necessary.
French President François Hollande went to the Central African Republic where an operation to disarm rogue rebels has killed two French soliders.
France's president says reinforcements to a UN-mandated force would reach 1 600 troops following sectarian violence in Central African Republic.
France's President François Hollande and US President Barack Obama are both seeking guarantees that Iran will not develop nuclear weapons.
In a meeting with the US secretary of state, France has demanded an explanation of the latest revelations about a controversial US spying programme.
France's leader brought gifts for South Africa, but ultimately focused on intervention further north.
President Jacob Zuma has welcomed French President François Hollande, saying his visit will increase trade between the two countries.
Francois Hollande has arrived in SA where he is set to tackle disagreements between the two, such as the conflicts in Libya and Côte d'Ivoire.
French leader François Hollande, who arrives in South Africa on Monday, will sign accords including one on developing South Africa's nuclear power.
France is mobilised and ready to launch military action over the use of chemical weapons by the Syrian regime, says President Francois Hollande.