M.D Abubakar is a former banker with over a decade experience in development and commercial banking. He is a successful Dairy farmer. He has chaired boards of various Federal Institutions in the past years and pioneered the setting up of various Government Agric projects. He has been a member of numerous Federal and State Government Committees on repositioning Agric sector & financing same. He is a former Chairman of Poultry Association of Nigeria (Kano State Chapter)Currently, he is the Managing Director / CEO of L & Z Integrated farms Nigeria Ltd. He also sits as the chairman of the board of Dairy Fresh Ltd., a marketing outfit involved in retail business.
Alhaji Abubakar is an executive leadership member of Nigeria Agri-business Group (NABG),the foremost organized private sector platform committed to growing Nigeria’s agricultural economy. M.D Abubakar is an alumnus of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria where he obtained a B.Sc. in Glass Technology and M.Sc. in International Affairs & Diplomacy. He holds an MBA degree from Lagos State University.