Reshuffle at the Sunday Times (South Africa)

South African media company promotes editor to editor-in-chief of the company.

Avusa Media announced that Mondli Makhanya will be replaced as editor of the Sunday Times by Ray Hartley, who currently edits The Times. Business Times editor Phylicia Oppelt will replace Hartley.

Avusa's chief executive Prakash Desai said that Makhanya will be responsible for establishing centres of excellence that will produce content for all the group's newspapers and websites. Avusa Media Newspapers publishes The Times, Sowetan, Sunday World, Daily Dispatch and The Herald.