Meanwhile in … Gambia, voters will vote using glass marbles for the last time

Meanwhile in ... Gambia, voters will vote using glass marbles for the last timeGambia, voters will head to the polls this spring to elect local officials as expected, but it will be the last time they will vote using glass marbles. For the past 60 years, each Gambian has cast a vote by dropping a glass marble into a barrel painted in party colors. The system works well, discourages fraud, and allows illiterate voters to participate, Gambian officials have said in the past.



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