Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare will be making a nationwide address today at 1.30pm.

The Prime Minister's Press Secretariat made the announcement via their Facebook page.

It is not yet certain what the address will focus on but it is understood an important public announcement will be made.

The public is encouraged to listen to the address through SIBC, it will also be streamed live on the PM's Press Secretariats Facebook page.