Senior appointments at Indy
Independent Media late last week announced a number of key editorial appointments that came into immediate effect:
- Aneez Salie, current editor of the Cape Times, has been promoted to editor-in-chief. He will be responsible for the overall editorial oversight of the Group.
- Yogas Nair, current editor of The Mercury, has been promoted to deputy editor-in-chief.
- Siyavuya Mzantsi takes over as editor of Cape Times. At 26, he is also the youngest editor in the group, and the first black African editor of the Cape Times.
- Melanie Peters has been promoted to editor of Weekend Argus Sunday; she has held the position of acting editor for the past 19 months.