A stalwart of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has cautioned the government against plunging the country into a stalemate at the local government level after a ‘Yes’ victory in the December 17 referendum.

Prof Kwamena Ahwoi, who heads a committee of experts that advises the NDC on the upcoming referendum, said on JoyNews that a ‘Yes’ victory, which would enable political parties to take part in the election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) could create chaos.

“We have to avoid a Brexit situation. When we rush into a referendum, ‘Yes’ and ‘No’, then suddenly we are confronted with all these issues that we have not thought through,” 

Watch his entire presentation on Joy FM’s Super Morning Show Wednesday.