Fox acquires Setanta Africa

Fox International Channels (FIC) has completed its acquisition of sports channel bouquet, Setanta Africa Services Limited, after receiving approval from the Irish Competition Authority.

Fox now holds 100% stake in the company which broadcasts three sports channels in English and French- Setanta Africa, Zuku Sports HD which is available in East Africa and the recently launched Setanta Action.

The channels are distributed to over one million homes throughout sub-Saharan Africa and air sports content including football leagues, rugby, mixed martial arts and other sporting events.