Popular YouTuber Nicole Thea, who was eight months pregnant, is no more. Her unborn son Reign has also passed away. The tragic news was confirmed by her mother on Thea’s Instagram.
The announcement said, “To all Nicole’s friends and supporters, it is with great sadness that I have to inform you that Nicole and her son named Reign sadly passed away on Saturday morning.”
The announcement also included that the late YouTuber had planned scheduled videos to go live on her channel.
On the request of her partner, the pre-recorded videos will be uploaded, “Nicole pre-scheduled 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.”
The YouTuber had almost completed nine months of her pregnancy.
The cause of the deaths was not shared. In a previous video, she had said it was a ‘good pregnancy.’
According to Variety, the YouTuber, who shared videos on her pregnancy along with her partner Global Boga, had a huge following. Global Boga is a street dancer. His real name is Jeffrey Frimpong. In a video shared on Saturday, he was seen dancing with a pram, looking excited for his son to arrive ‘on a Monday.’
Nicole Thea had amassed a following of over 73,000 followers on YouTube.