- An aide to the Katsina state governor, Aminu Masari, accidentally ran over his daughter
- Abdullahi Darma was reversing his car when the incident occurred
- Aisha, a toddler died on the spot
A daughter to Aminu Masari, an aide to the Katsina state governor, is dead.
Aisha Darma, a toddler died after her father, Abdullahi Darma, the special assistant to the governor on religious affairs ran over her with his car.
Punch reports that the incident happened at the Darma's house in Katsina while the aide was reversing his vehicle.
Also, sources close to the family said Darma was not aware that the toddler was behind his car.
A source said: “The car ran over the girl and she died on the spot."
Also in a Facebook post, Darma said in Hausa: “A few minutes ago, I got tested by God. I was reversing my car when I crushed my daughter mistakenly and she died.”
Having described the incident as an act of God, the post received numerous condolences from friends and associates alike.
He said it is "an act of God.”
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NAIJ.com earlier reported that four people were killed in a road accident in Jos.
The trailer carrying diesel rammed into five vehicles at Mararaba Jama’a in Kuru, Jos South local government Area of Plateau.
The police in Plateau state command confirmed the tragic incident.
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