40-year old Abdul Conteh, has appeared in the Pademba Rd Magistrate Court No. 3, to answer to allegations of Sexual Penetration of a Child, contrary to Section 19 of the Sexual Offences Act No 12 of 2012. The accused pleaded not guilty. The Police alleged, on 10th September 2019, the accused assaulted a 15-year old girl from January 2018 to 5 July 2019. Yesterday, the victim testified in Court that the accused is her relative; the husband of her Aunt, whom she was staying with at the time of the incident. The victim told the Court the abuse started one day when her Aunt was out. She said the accused barged into her room, removed her clothes and penetrated her. She continued that anytime her Aunt was away, the accused would enter her room and assault her.