Pregnant British YouTube star, Nicole Thea died along with her unborn son Reign on Saturday morning, July 11. She was 24.
A statement issued through her Instagram account said Miss Thea and ‘her unborn son she and her partner Boga named Reign sadly passed away on Saturday morning’. Details of how she and the unborn child died were not revealed.
Nicole, who was popularly known for her dance videos on YouTube was just weeks away from her due date as she was 8 months pregnant before her sudden death.
The statement posted to her page read: ‘To all Nicole’s friends and supporters it is with great sadness that I have to inform you that Nicole and her son she and Boga named Reign sadly passed away on Saturday morning’
‘Also Nicole pre-schedule a few YouTube videos and Boga has made the decision to allow them to be aired.
‘As a family we ask that you give us privacy because our hearts are truly broken and we are struggling to cope with what has happened.’
‘Thank you her mum RIP My beautiful baby girl Nicnac and my grandson Reign, I will miss you for the rest of my life until we meet again in eternal heaven. Xxx’
Her Ghanaian partner, street dancer Global Boga, 20, whose real name is Jeffery Frimpong, shared a video of himself dancing with a pram early on Saturday. He wrote in his caption: ‘If you believe children are BIG BLESSINGS from God drop some ‘Rrrrrrr’ I Can’t wait to be taking my son to the parks & Playground.’
Thea’s last post on her Instagram page was a selfie photo of herself posing for the camera, which captioned: ‘TIRED – MABR3.’
Miss Thea had 73,300 followers on Youtube with videos about her life, pregnancy, and boyfriend.