The move follows allegations of sexual misconduct against the comedian and actor, which he denies.
The former Labour leader has been blocked from running as the party’s candidate in Islington North at the next general election.
The Labour leader's three years at the helm have sparked "little enthusiasm" among voters.
"I have spent my life fighting for a fairer society on behalf of the people of Islington North, and I have no intention of stopping now.”
The party's ruling NEC backed Keir Starmer's bid to dump his predecessor.
A close ally of the former Labour leader compared his successor to the Russian president.
Keir Starmer says the party's chances of winning are "significantly diminished" if the former leader runs to be an MP.
The Labour Party's left wing has started speaking out in support of Jeremy Corbyn.
Labour leader has barred his predecessor from standing as a candidate for the party.
Sharon Graham says the former leader would win his seat of Islington North if he chose to stand.