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Ghana Rugby League

Ghana Rugby League introduce the sport into military training

The Rugby League Federation of Ghana has begun to establish the sport in the military, after being asked to train a group of recruits. The ultimate aim is to establish an armed forces competition in the country, which recently...
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. It aims to empower women by...
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 Panthers and...

Benefits being felt from African rugby league courses

With the delegates having returned to their nations following a recent, intensive four day match officials and coaching courses in Nairobi, the feedback has been highly encouraging. A total of 19 coaches and 14 Match Officials from seven nations...
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 is in response to 13 female...
Kenya Awarded IRL Affiliate Membership

Kenya Awarded IRL Affiliate Membership

Kenya Rugby League Federation is aiming to achieve IRL Full Membership by 2025 and develop a professional competition in the near future after being awarded Affiliate Membership at last week’s IRL Board meeting in Singapore. Kenya is the fastest developing...
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 and allows...

Ghana Rugby League sets objectives for continued growth

Date: 1/12/15

Ghana Rugby League has elected a new Board of Directors, signalling a revamping for the sport in the country, following a high level mission led by RLEF Middle East Africa director Remond Safi, RFL chief operating officer Ralph Rimmer and senior members of UK Sport International.

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IRL World Rankings: How realistic are they?

The latest IRB world rankings came out on December 10th and show the top four countries, in order, New Zealand, England, Tonga and Australia. The IRL states on its website that world rankings are based only on the results of...
Ghana Rugby League

Next exciting phase of African rugby league development begins with Ghana appointment

Date: 10/7/18

The next exciting phase of African rugby league development is poised to begin with the impending departure of Sam Leach to Accra next week. The newly-graduated Birmingham university student will take up his role as Rugby League Federation Ghana general manager on a nine-month contract, giving the pioneering West African country directional leadership for the first time.