The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has gotten additional support of two other candidates, urging him to go forward in the race to defeat incumbent and re-contesting candidate of the All Progressives Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari.
The two candidates are Nicolas Felix and Chuks Nwachukwu of the Peoples Coalition Party, PCP, and the All Grass Alliance, AGA, respectively.
It was gathered that the duo stepped down for Atiku Abubakar ahead of the Saturday February 16 poll. They also called on their supporters to rally behind Atiku.
The PCP candidate said Atiku if elected would bring the nation back on its feet, saying of all the candidates, he has what it takes to make a positive difference in the lives of Nigerians if given the opportunity.
“I have been able to identify amongst my fellow presidential candidates a man of undeniable political and business exploits whose track records and ideals align vividly to what we believe in, to make Nigeria work again’’, he stated.