Gerard Coyne – the person difficult Len McCluskey for the management of Unite – has been suspended from his job as a regional official with the union.
The transfer comes as counting is about to get beneath manner within the union’s management poll.
Mr Coyne, who’s seen because the anti-Jeremy Corbyn candidate, has been suspended as West Midlands regional secretary pending an investigation.
He’s not thought to have been suspended as a union member.
Mr Coyne’s marketing campaign was just lately warned by the union’s performing normal secretary that a few of his marketing campaign literature contained probably defamatory statements about Mr McCluskey.