Real Madrid defender, Álvaro Odriozola tests positive for COVID-19

  Alvaro Odriozola is the latest Real Madrid player to test positive for coronavirus. The 25-year-old Spanish footballer is the third member of the Madrid squad to contract the illness in the past eight days after Karim Benzema and new signing David Alaba also returned positive tests. Odriozola played the full 90 minutes of Los Blancos’ 2-1 friendly defeat to Rangers in Glasgow last week but will now self-isolate.   Madrid confirmed the news in a short statement on their official website, though they did not clarify whether the four-cap Spain international was asymptomatic.   "Real Madrid can reveal that our player Odriozola has given a positive result in Covid-19," Madrid explained in a short statement published on their official website.

Police Commission suspends Abba Kyari over his indictment in Hushpuppi fraud case

The Police Service Commission has suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police and Head of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) of the Nigeria Police Force, Abba Kyari, from office A statement from the commissions spokesperson, Ifeanyi Ani, says Abba Kyari's suspension took effect from Saturday, July 31st, 2021 and would subsist pending the outcome of the investigation in respect of his indictment by the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the United States. Ani says the Commission has also directed the Inspector General of Police to furnish it with information on further development on the matter for necessary further action. He said the Commission's decision which was conveyed in a letter with reference, PSC/POL/D/153/vol/V/138 to the Inspector General of Police today, Sunday, August 1st, 2021, was signed by Hon. Justice Clara Bata Ogunbiyi, a retired Justice of the Supreme Court and Honourable Commissioner 1 in the Commission for the Commission's  Chairman, Alhaji Musiliu Smit