The 25-year-old woman had made a makeshift grave of sand and timber supplies that were taken from the factory after fearing her parents would be upset about her having a second child.
Upon presentation of the live evidence, the mother confessed to police what she had done.
Captain Gerald Mfeka said: “They searched and found him hidden underneath some timber, covered in sand.On hearing the commotion, the mother confessed that the child was hers. Her explanation was that she was afraid of her parents.
“This was her second child, the elder one being four years old, and she felt her parents would not approve of another baby.”
Girl Bye! 25 years old and you’re scared your parents don’t want you to have another baby… SMH