The Nigeria Police has confirm the arrest of an Islamic cleric who is now cooling off in its custody for raping and infecting some 13 students with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) reports NaijaAgroNet.
HIV is a lentivirus that causes the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, a condition in humans in which progressive failure of the immune system allows life-threatening opportunistic infections and cancers to thrive, according to Wikipedia.com.
NaijaAgroNet reports that the Islamic cleric, names withheld is attached to the Tappare Ganye Community Islamic center, Ganye Local Government Area.
According to the information received, the Islamic teacher is alleged to have raped some of his students and infecting them with HIV/AIDS.
Police spokesman, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Othman Abubakar said the suspect is now helping the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) in investigation.
He also said that as soon as investigations were completed, the suspect will be charged to court and he invited those who wish to make a case against the suspect to come forward adding that for now only one case has been lodged.
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