Mukhtar Sagir Dambatta (born 1 June 1998) is a Nigerian journalist, blogger, columnist, politician and entrepreneur.
Mukhtar Sagir Dambatta (Nickname MSD) was born on 1 June, 1998 in Dambatta local government area of Kano State, Nigeria where he obtained his Primary and JSCE from Abu Hanifa Academy, Kano State, then moved further and obtained his SSCE from Rumfa College Kano State. He is a graduate of Mass Communication from École Supérieur de Gestion et de Technologie (ESGT-Benin University) Benin Republic.
Dambatta was a students leader, he was the President of the Great Advancement of African Students Association (GAAAS). In 2020 Dambatta elected as National Chairman of Nigerian Youth Political Union (NYPU).
In September 2020 Mukhtar called on Nigerian students from school resumption due to the abduction of Abubakar Idris Dadiyata, a lecturer and fierce critic of the Nigerian government, who was abducted from his home on August 1, 2019, in the Barnawa neighbourhood of Kaduna, in northwestern Nigeria.
He’s a journalist by training and practice. MSD is currently working with Nigeria’s political flagship newspaper, PRIME TIME, where he works as a reporter and I also work with Nagarta TV as Director of Advert. Mukhtar is the founder of Popular Mail Newspaper.
Today’s celebrant has bagged different awards ranging from local to international awards. Some of these awards are:
The Royal Queen Palace, UK In Collaboration With Cambridge University United Kingdom: Certificate of Appreciation
Nigerian Computer Students Association: Certificate of Appreciation
Nigerian Bottling Company: Certificate of Appreciation
Young Entrepreneurs of Nigeria: Certificate of Appreciation
Certificate of Appreciation, 2nd Position in the competition:
The Goi Peace Foundation, Japan in partnership with UNESCO Global Action Program Tokyo, Japan
Super Professional Football Champion Cup: Best Player of the Competition.
Gistsmate wishes you blessedness in all ramifications. Happy birthday MSD.