The fatal accident happened at Darma’s Katsina house while he was reversing his car.
Close sources to the media aide disclosed to Punch that the governor’s aide was unaware that his toddler was behind the car.
“The car ran over the girl and she died on the spot,” a family source said.
Meanwhile, Darma also revealed the unfortunate occurrence on Facebook, after which well meaning persons responded with condolence messages.
It was gathered that many of his associates and well wishers have trooped to the home of the media aide to sympathise with him.
In his facebook post he said: “A few minutes ago, I got tested by God. I was reversing my car when I crushed my daughter mistakenly and she died.”
The facebook post reads:
Darma described the accident as “an act of God,” while speaking to the Punch.