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International Rugby League To Support Growth Of Sport In Nigeria – IRL Chair...

International Rugby League (IRL) chairman Graeme Thompson believes Nigeria has the right conditions for the sport to thrive and has pledged the support of the IRL in helping grow the sport in the country.

Rugby: NRFF Seal Kit Deal With UK Sportswear Firm

The Nigeria Rugby Football Federation has signed an exclusive long-term kit sponsorship/partnership deal with British apparel company BLK Sport. The deal will see BLK Sport produce Match Jerseys, Shorts, Socks, and replica Jerseys amongst...

Nigeria Can Produce Global Rugby Superstars – World Rugby Representative

World Rugby Services Manager (Africa), Steph Neil believes sufficient conditions exist to make Nigeria a global powerhouse in the sport and said the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) must harness the grassroots to fully realise the latent potential inherent...

Rugby: Ntiese Williams Reacts To NRFF Homosexuality Allegations

Ntiese Williams has rejected accusations of homosexual activity levelled against him by the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation amid heightened tensions between him and the board of the federation. Williams has been embroiled...

Rugby: NRFF Announces 2020 Calender

The Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) has released its programme of activities for the year. Speaking to journalist in Lagos, Technical Director Abubakar Yaro said “The year will kick off with training...

NRFF Bids To Host West African Rugby Series (AUDIO)

Nigeria will put in a bid to host the 2020 West African Rugby Series the president of the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NBBF) Kelechi Mbagwu has revealed. Mbagwu revealed that the board's...

Rugby Superstar Joins Mesut Ozil In Criticising China Uighur Muslim Oppression

New Zealand rugby superstar Sonny Bill Williams followed Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil in criticising China's treatment of its Uighur minority Monday, while lamenting that some had chosen money over "humanity". As the...

Madagascar Blow Nigeria Out Of 2020 Rugby Africa Cup

Nigeria's Black Stallions have failed to qualify for the Rugby Africa Cup 2020 following a blowout 63-3 loss to the Makis XV of Madagascar on Sunday. The Stallions have enjoyed a resurgence...

Rugby: Nigeria Tackle Madagascar In Antananarivo In 2023 Pre World Cup Qualifiers

Nigeria's rugby national team, the Black Stallions will look to scale the final hurdle in their bid to secure a place at the Rugby Africa Cup 2020 when they take on Madagascar in the final elimination...

Rugby: Black Stallions Make 2020 Africa Cup Sevens/HSBC Sevens Qualifiers.

Nigeria Rugby Sevens Team finished in 8th place in the Africa Cup Sevens which held at the Bosman Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa over the weekend. The Black Stallions who were making...

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Ezinne Kalu Makes Olympic Qualifying Tournament All-Star Five

D'Tigress point guard Ezinne Kalu capped a fine personal showing at the FIBA Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Belgrade with a...

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