RTE's news head retires; current affairs editor resigns

The Managing Director of RTÉ’s News and Current affairs division, Ed Mulhall, has retired from the organisation with effect from March 2012.

Ken O’Shea has confirmed that he has resigned from his post as Editor of Current Affairs.

He is transferring to an assignment in television, reporting to the Commissioning Editor for RTÉ Two.

RTE has also decided that the 'Prime Time Investigates' programme will not return to air, but that it plans to launch new investigative television documentaries in the Autumn.

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