About

Nigeria's Leading Footwear Brand


Yikodeen Footwear Limited is a Nigerian Footwear Manufacturing Company with specialty in the production of safety and combat boots, Officer’s shoes, Back-to-school shoes, formal and fashion footwear. We commenced operations in 2015 as a business name with about six staff and few machines, producing less than 20 pairs of shoes daily.
Yikodeen Footwear Ltd was incorporated as a business in June, 2016 with its factory located at 279, Babs Animashaun Street, Surulere, Lagos with current staff strength of almost 150, production capacity of over 750 pairs of footwear daily. Since incorporation, the company has produced and supplied over 300,000 pairs of shoes.
Although still a relatively young enterprise, Yikodeen has accomplished some significant feats. These include the construction and expansion of a factory in Lagos and acquisition of additional machinery with a production capacity of over 750 pairs of shoes daily.

Our Identity


We have attained the ISO 9001:2015 certification for quality and ISO 201345:2011, CE, SON MANCAP for safety boots standards. Also, we are the first footwear company in West Africa to acquire the SATRA Technology Centre membership, a leading footwear technology center in the world.  With our state of the art Factory equipped with technologically advanced machines and a daily capacity of 1000 pairs of footwear. The company has achieved a manpower growth rate of over 56%, attracting and retaining skilled personnel who are involved in the management and operations of the company. There has also been a significant expansion in product lines, with the addition of Safety boots, back to school shoes and Fashion shoes to the already existing combat and officer shoes line.

Our Approach


With continuous Research and Development, we develop new technology and designs to move in line with industry trends. Our knowledge is passed through in house training of new and existing staff to create a culture of creativity and resourcefulness. This is evident in our Designs and the quality of our products.

Our goal is to contribute to the development of the Nigerian economy and boosting the efficiency and overall productivity of these entities by investing in locally made materials for our shoe production and to also produce valuable and comfortable footwear at an affordable price and providing employment for our host community.

Our Success Story


Since inception in 2016, we can boast of a state of the are factory with a daily production capacity of 500 pairs of Shoes, built to the best acceptable international standard. We have produced boots for The Nigerian Army, Nigerian Police, school shoes, industrial safety shoes for construction and oil and gas companies, combat/jungle boots and service shoes for the military and paramilitary institutions. We have been able to retain these client as a result of our top notch customer service, integrity in terms of product quality and delivery. 

In 2018, we have already manufactured and supplied over 100,000 of pairs of shoes and boots to The Nigerian military and para -military as well as other law enforcement bodies  We have also produced over 5000 pairs of school shoes and much more.

Our vision is to have a shoe made by Yikodeen Footwear in every home in Africa and we have begun with West Africa by producing and supplying oil companies in Serria Leone not excluding private individuals all over the world..