President Nana-Akufo-Addo will address the nation on the December 17 referendum on this evening.
The December 17 referendum, which has courted more controversy as it approaches, is to decide on an amendment to of Article 55 (3) of the constitution to enable political parties to sponsor candidates during local level elections.
In the heat of the controversy, there have been calls for the referendum to be canceled.
Deputy Minister of Information Pius Hadzide earlier noted that the government had taken note of the concerns and proceeded to hold more consultations.
After a series of debates and disagreements, the first gentleman of the nation, HE Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo-Addo has called the referendum off.
The vote will not happen on the 17th of December. The president will announce to the general public in his address to the nation at 8 pm on 1st December 2019 across all media outlets.