12 teams, each plays the others twice - home and away - for a total of 22 games each, over 22 game weeks.
3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.
1. points won; 2. total goal difference; 3. points in head-to-head matches; 4. goal difference in hth matches.
Qualification for CAF competitions:
1 place: CAF Champions League
Relegation from the league:
11-12 place: relegated to GFA League Second Division
Promotion to the league:
2 teams from GFA League Second Division