Shaikh Ibn Baz said of him: Shaikh Muqbil is more knowledgeable than me and is a Muhaddith (this is from Shaikh Ibn Baz’s humility).
Shaikh Al Albani said: The Shaikh is a caller to the book and the Sunnah and toward what the companions were upon.
Shaikh Muhammad Ibn Salih Al Uthaimeen said: Shaikh Muqbil is Imam Imam Imam (meaning leader).
Shaikh Ahmad An Najmi said: Shaikh Muqbil Ibn Hadi is an Alim from the Salafis and he has established the Methodology of the Salaf Us Salih in his books and he has called toward it and taught his students the Methodology of the Salaf.
Shaikh Rabee’ Ibn Hadi said: He is the carrier of the flag of Tawheed and Sunnah. This caller to Allah who is the true reviver in Yemen… the one who is abstinent and shuns from the world and is righteous, the scholar of Hadeeth who mashed the Dunya and its decorations under his feet.