Nicole Thea, the YouTube personality who chronicled her pregnancy for fans, died along with her unborn child on Saturday morning, her family announced on Thea’s Instagram page. She was 24.
No cause of death has been announced. Thea had expected a child with her partner, a street dancer who went by the handle of Global Boga (or Jeffery Frimpong).
“To all Nicole’s friends and supporters, it is with great sadness that I have to inform you that unfortunately Nicole and her son she and Boga named Reign pulled away on Saturday morning,” the post says. “Nicole is also planning some YouTube videos and Boga has decided to have them broadcast.”
The message ended: “As a family, we ask you to give us privacy because our hearts are really broken and we are struggling to deal with what has happened. Thanks to her mother RIP My beautiful girl Nicnac and my grandson Reign, I will miss you the rest of my life until we meet again in eternal heaven. xxx “
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A pre-taped video was published on Sunday on YouTube, titled “GOT IN A BATH FULL OF MILK! * BTS PREGNANCY SHOOT. “The pictures are behind the scenes of a photograph showing her baby bulb, along with going down in a milk bath.
Back in March, Thea announced her pregnancy. “We can’t hide this anymore, secrets … GOD gave us the greatest blessing yet. I’m finally creating a beautiful little person inside me, ”she said in an Instagram post. “Can’t believe this bubbly will be half of me and half of the loon. Honestly, @global_boga has been the best support EVER and GOD made no mistake in making him his father. “
In late June, Boga shared that his son was expected to “arrive soon.” A few days later on June 30, he wrote, “I have good faith baby Boga is coming on a Monday #KOJO On which day were you born ??”
No further updates have been made about Thea or the baby since then.
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