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(JollofNews) – The importance of voting and democracy dates back to the time of ancient Greece. The ancient Romans also utilized democracy which set a precedent for future nations. Why is Voting...

(JollofNews) – The fight to end female genital mutilation (FGM) in the Gambia and other practicing nations will almost be impossible without the active involvement and participation of men. Hence,...

(JollofNews) – The Commonwealth is a voluntary association of 53 independent and equal sovereign states. It includes some of the world’s largest, smallest, richest and poorest countries. Member...

(JollofNews) – Put aside all other issues for a moment, ignore the tribal and religious differences, and ignore the political party divisions that dominate the airwaves and lets focus on what passes...

(JollofNews) – There are many countries around the world who continue to enjoy the benefits of true democracy. Yet, for a majority of Africans, true representative democracy remains an illusion. Several...

(JollofNews) – In a democracy, civil society groups have respect for the law, for the rights of individuals, and for the rights of other groups to express their interests and opinions. Therefore,...

(JollofNews) – Elections constitute an important element in modern liberal democracy. They serve as a viable means of ensuring the orderly process of leadership succession and change and an instrument...

(JollofNews) – Tourism is one of the largest and fastest growing economic sectors in the world. Many national and regional economies heavily depend on tourism for socio-economic growth and development. The...

(JollofNews) – Freedom of expression should be one of the most important fundamental rights of every Gambian and the state should ensure that this right is not infringed upon. On the contrary, the...

(JollofNews) – Following President Yahya Jammeh’s recent declaration at the state opening of the National Assembly that legislation would be tabled before lawmakers to ‘commence the process...