Friday, July 30, 2021
Ghana 2021 Rugby League Championship Winners

Respective Ghana Rugby League champions crowned

The men’s and inaugural women’s and junior champions have been decided in Ghana after a six week season of highly competitive rugby league. Ghana Skolars men emerged victorious after beating Ghana Bulls 14-8 in the final round...
Toyibat comprehensive School vs Caro Favoured Schools

Junior rugby league begins to take hold in Nigeria and Ghana

An initial three school festival has taken place in Nigeria which will lead to a further five playing as part of an outreach development programme. Lagos Haven Rugby League Club hosted the event as part of the...
Ghana junior rugby league

Successful restart for Ghana rugby league

The Ghana rugby league season kicked off at the weekend, with the first three matches of the 2021 campaign played at the Legon Rugby Field in Accra in front of excited fans. In the inaugural youth league...
Ghana 2021 Championship

Ghana Rugby League Championship set to return

The second Rugby League Federation Ghana Championship is set to commence on 23 May at the Legon Rugby Field in Accra. The men’s competition will feature four sides, with newcomers Nungua Tigers joining 2019 champions Bulls, Accra...
Middle East Africa Rugby League

Further rugby league expansion in Africa, and Montenegro granted Observer status

In encouraging news, the Middle East Africa region has put forward a new representative format that features a proposed four-tier competition with promotion and relegation. It will cater for the growing number of nations playing the sport...
Ghana Rugby League

Ghana Rugby League Federation secures sponsorship

The further development of rugby league in Ghana has been boosted courtesy of sponsorship of the Ghana Rugby League Federation by a UK-based businesswoman. Sara Gawa-McNiel, resident in London, is of Ghanaian heritage and a keen supporter of...
Middle East Africa Rugby League

African nations welcome NRL coverage

For the first time, matches from the Australian men’s National Rugby League (NRL) are being broadcast in Africa, as part of a deal agreed by The Walt Disney Company Africa and shown on its ESPN channels.
We Empower

Ghana Rugby League pledge to empower women on International Women’s Day

The women's section of the Rugby League Federation Ghana has launched a new campaign to coincide with International Women's Day today, entitled #WeEmpower, in solidarity with the UN's theme for the occasion this year.
Ghana women Rugby League 2021

Ghana Rugby League formalise women’s teams

The five men’s teams in Ghana – Bulls, Skolars, Accra Panthers, Pirates and Nungua Tigers – are all set to add women’s sides, with the aim of them starting a regular domestic season. It...
Middle East Africa Rugby League

Middle East Africa Rugby League Federation steering group established

With significant increased rugby league activity - and more nations than ever before established and playing - the first steps have been taken to set up a federation for the sport in the Middle East and Africa...