Valerie Trierweiler, companion of French President Francois Hollande, walks to Nelson Mandela's old Soweto house after laying a wreath at the Hector Pietersen Memorial in Soweto, October 15, 2013. ... more 
Valerie Trierweiler, companion of French President Francois Hollande, walks to Nelson Mandela's old Soweto house after laying a wreath at the Hector Pietersen Memorial in Soweto, October 15, 2013. France will lend 100 million euros ($135 million) to South African state power utility Eskom to help it finance solar power projects in Africa's largest economy, according to a communique obtained by Reuters on Monday. The deal will be signed as a part of a summit between French President Francois Hollande and South Africa's President Jacob Zuma, which started on Monday in Pretoria. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko (SOUTH AFRICA - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) less 
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