Some prominent members of the Peoples Democratic Party, “The Women and Youth Support Group” have thrown their weight behind former Vice President Atiku Abubakar to contest for the 2019 presidency.

The National President, of the group, Mrs. Kemi Adesanya-Eboda, said this, adding that the former vice president has the required knowledge to turn things around for better in the country.

In a statement made available to our correspondent, the group said that it would be given its maximum support to Atiku towards the 2019 election.

To the group, Atiku has the knowledge to turn the economic around if given the opportunity to serve again.

According to Adesanya-Eboda, the group has realised that youths and women in the country are vital to Atiku’s ambition, hence, the need to reach out to them.