Former Punch Editor, Martin Ayankola, Joins THE WHISTLER As Editor-In-Chief

By The Nigeria Voice
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As part of measures to enlarge and strengthen editorial operations, the management of The Whistler Communications Limited, publishers of the THE WHISTLER newspaper, has approved the appointment of Mr. Martin Ayankola, a former editor of The Punch newspapers, as Editor-in-Chief.

The management has also appointed Mr Tajudeen Suleiman, a former editor of the International Centre for Investigative Reporting (ICIR) as Editor of the paper while Mr Chinedu Aroh is now the South-East Bureau Chief.

According to a statement signed by the Publisher, Mr James Ume, the appointments are aimed at repositioning the paper.

Mr Ayankola, a seasoned journalist with experience spanning over two decades, was until July 2019 the editor of The Punch.