Tuesday 13th Nov, 2018

Canberra carnage as Ciobo resigns

Ian Ackerman/DCN
Ian Ackerman/DCN

TRADE minister Steven Ciobo is reported to have offered resignation, following a day of political turmoil in the national capital.


However, ABC is reporting the Queenslander’s resignation has not yet been accepted.

The government has been in apparent chaos in recent days with divisions over the National Energy Guarantee leading to an unsuccessful challenge to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull by another Queenslander, former Home Affairs minister Petter Dutton.

While the challenge failed, national media is predicting further challenges to PM Turnbull’s leadership.

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