William Chikoto
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EducationDiploma in Journalism (Harare Poly),
Bachelor of Arts English & Communication
Alma materZimbabwe Open University

William Chikoto is a journalist and current editor of The Herald at Zimpapers. He was appointed to the position following the dismissal of Acting Editor Tichaona Zindoga in October 2019. Chikoto has been with Zimpapers for at least 20 years.


In 2001, Chikoto was appointed the Editor of Sunday Mail.

In 2009, he became the editor of The Herald.

In June 2012 he was appointed Group Editorial Executive.

In October 2019, he assumed the position of Herald Editor following the dismissal of Zindoga.