A fake doctor has  infected a six-year old boy with HIV through contaminated blood transfusion in Nasarawa State.

The state Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) disclosed this on Friday, adding that the 30-year-old man, Jonathan Ibrahim is being prosecuted by the state government.

The state Commandant, Bashir-Kano, who disclosed this, the command had concluded investigation, adding that the state government, through the Attorney-General have begun the prosecution of the suspect. “

"As we speak, the suspect has already been remanded at the Lafia prisons following his arraignment at the Upper Area Court in Doma on Tuesday, Aug. 1,’’ Bashir-Kano said.