Pregnant YouTube star Nicole Thea died aged 24 along with her unborn son Reign yesterday morning. A statement on her Instagram account said this morning Miss Thea and ‘her son she and Boga named Reign sadly passed away on Saturday morning’.
The dancer, who had 105,000 followers on Instagram, was just weeks away from her due date.
It is not yet clear how Miss Thea, who lived in London, died.
Her Instagram account posted: ‘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 partner, street dancer Global Boga, 20, whose real name is Jeffery Frimpong, posted a video of himself dancing with a pram early on Saturday.
A video on July 8 showed Miss Thea’s boyfriend and brothers rating her maternity outfits.
Miss Thea had 73,300 followers on Youtube with videos about her life, pregnancy and boyfriend.
Her last video featuring Miss Thea lying in a bath of milk was posted the hour before news of her death was announced on her Instagram account.
May her soul rest in peace, amen!