A footwear revolution in northern nigeria


APIN produces EVA-Slippers, sandals and flip-flops in Nigeria’s northern state of Kano.

 The slipper collections present an unlimited variety, a lot of different materials, colorful colors and variants. The design range goes from classic bathing shoes for the beach and leisure time to witty street shoes. All styles are smart, unusual with a lot of details.

The main material of the shoes is plastic (EVA) in combination with cork, fabric combination, accessories, peat applications, flowers, fancy yarns, fabric-covered. Some styles are embossed with foot-bees.

But the main argument is the unique colors and the creativity styles of the footwear, which is made in Nigeria with the touch of African and Nigerian Spirit.


More than 1.2 million pairs of shoes daily – these figures speak for themselves! Independent production circuits, gigantic production areas, as well as sufficient manpower for manual production steps facilitate high flexibility for APIN along the complete line of production – absolutely according to the needs of the customers.

At the same time, the company’s international management is always making sure that worldwide standards are met in the social field and in environmental protection

Years of experience

With over 60 years of experience in the production of shoes, APIN today belongs to the most significant manufacturers of the West African market.

Being a shoe specialist, it not only have excellent insider-knowledge with respect to market requirements, but furthermore also able to optimally adapt composition and design of all materials to the respective needs

The best in quality, ultimate flexibility, and maximum reliability in delivery and performance safeguard the international success of APIN, Nigeria.

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