PM asked Craig Kelly to remove senior aide Frank Zumbo, who was subject of complaints by interns

Zumbo, the office manager for MP Craig Kelly, denies allegations of inappropriate behaviour

Zumbo, the office manager for MP Craig Kelly, denies allegations of inappropriate behaviour

The prime minister, Scott Morrison, demanded the now former Liberal MP Craig Kelly remove a senior aide who is currently the subject of an apprehended violence order and allegations of inappropriate behaviour by young interns.

Guardian Australia understands that the prime minister had asked on a number of occasions for Kelly to remove Frank Zumbo as his office manager, but the MP, who today moved to the crossbenches, did not take action.

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Frank Zumbo’s employment was a source of friction between Craig Kelly and Scott Morrison, with the PM demanding that Zumbo be removed.Β Photograph: Alan Porritt/AAP