Francois Hollande, 57 years old now sworn in as French president
Posted by African Press International on May 15, 2012
Francois Hollande who was sworn in as president of France today says he will be the president for all the French people. He asked for cooperation with the opposition.
Immediately after being sworn in today morning, he travelled to Germany to meet the German leader. However, he had to turn on the way because his plane was hit by lighting. Later this evening, he will travel using another plane from Paris.
He is France’s first Socialist president in 17 years.