Dec 16, 2011, 1:49 PM
A student has pleaded guilty to concealment of birth.
Mariama Sillah, a student at The Gambia College, was at the
Brikama Magistrates' Court on
According to the charge sheet, in October 2008, the accused gave birth and dumped the baby in a pit latrine.
Mariama told the court that she dumped the baby in the pit latrine because she thought it would go unnoticed.
The case was then adjourned until