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UK YouTube star Nicole Thea dies aged 24 – family

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UK YouTube star Nicole Thea dies aged 24 – family
The 24-year-old British YouTube star and dancer was 8 months pregnant

British YouTube star Nicole Thea, whose videos have gathered more than 5 million views, died along with her unborn son, her family announced on Instagram.

“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.” 

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“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 (partner) Boga named Reign sadly passed away on Saturday morning,” the message said.

The 24-year-old dancer, who lived in London, posted regular updates on her pregnancy and several videos filmed before her death will be published on her YouTube channel, the family said.

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Her final videos showed her getting a cast of her 8-month baby belly and a behind-the-scenes shoot of her bathing in milk.

Partner Boga, 20, is a member of Ghana Boyz, a street dance trio originally from Ghana now based in the UK. – Rappler.com