Following UFC 279 on Saturday, UFC president Dana White disclosed that the organization is in active discussions to host an event in Africa soon. Although White didn’t say explicitly which nations or locations they were considering, the topic is already up for debate.
Dana White shares update on UFC event in Africa
“We literally had a meeting the other day, and we’re seriously talking about Africa now,” White told reporters at the UFC 279 post-fight press conference. “We’re starting to look at venues and cities to hold an event. Africa is going to happen very soon.”