NRFF adopts new constitution, set to rejoin world rugby
The Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) at the weekend adopted a new constitution, which allows all stakeholders to have a say in the affairs of the body. The constitution, which is part of Africa and World rugby’s requirement before they recognise the Kelechukwu Mbagwu led NRFF board, was adopted at an extraordinary annual general meeting, which had over…
NRFF begins women rugby’s revival programme
As part of efforts to develop women rugby in the country, the Nigerian Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) has taken steps to revive the women’s league through the 10s championship.
NRFF opens Rugby house
As part of efforts to create more awareness in the game of rugby, the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF), has opened a new rugby house at Surulere, Lagos. According to the federation, the house equipped with modern states-of-the-act equipment, would enable the board keep adequate records of all rugby players in the country. He added…
Cowrie RFC wins 2017 NRFF South West Rugby League
With a round of games still to be played, Cowrie RFC has emerged champion of the 2017 NRFF South West Rugby League, which ends today...
World rugby focuses on Nigeria as Britain, Kenya arrive for Independence Sevens
The preparation over the past two weeks have been intense. Every progressive stakeholder in Nigerian rugby has been working round the clock to ensure the country is ready when the giants of the game come calling for West Africa’s international rugby flagship tournament.....
NRFF signs referee training pact with Zimbabwe Rugby Federation
As part of efforts to increase the officiating capacity of the country’s referees, the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) has signed a bilateral agreement with the Zimbabwe Rugby Football Union, which is expected to groom the nation’s umpires.
Rugby Federation takes talent hunt programme to Ilorin
The board of the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) says it has embarked on a talent hunt that will take it to all the corners of the country.
NRFF begins preparation for Black Stallions Commonwealth Games’ qualifiers
The Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) at the weekend disclosed that it is focused on ensuring that the country qualified for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.
NRFF plans partnership with English Premier League, South Africa Rugby
As part of efforts to create a sustainable development of rugby, the new board of the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) has opened discussions with the English Premier League and the South Africa Rugby Football Union (SARFU) on the capacity building programmes for players and coaches.