Fergal Keane: BBC’s Africa editor to step down over PTSD from decades of war reporting

Colleagues praise honesty of award-winning journalist who will take on new role away from frontline Tim Wyatt 25th January 2020 https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/fergal-keane-ptsd-bbc-africa-editor-war-reporter-correspondent-a9300656.html The veteran BBC reporter Fergal Keane has stood down from his role as Africa editor because he has post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). In a statement to BBC staff, the corporation’s head of newsgathering, Jonathan Munro,…