"I'm proud to pay taxes in the United States; the only thing is, I could be just as proud for half the money."
Arthur Godfrey, American broadcaster
"None of the big international investors will be first into the market. That will be more for people like us who have a better idea of how companies in the region are run. But if the exchange gets off to a good start then in one or two years they will come."
Dirk Harbecke, chief executive of African Development Cooperation, on Rwanda's new stock exchange. Get the full story.
UN DISPATCH: Having brokered a ceasefire in late January between warring parties in eastern DR Congo, the UN peacekeeping mission in the country, known by its acronym, MONUC, now risks becoming overstretched, according to the Secretary-General's latest report...