Pregnant YouTube Star Nicole Thea Dies at 24, Weeks before Giving Birth to Son – What Happened?

Tichafa Chidzonga
Jul 14, 2020
10:30 A.M.
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The family of pregnant YouTube star Thea Nicole released a statement to confirm the heartbreaking news that she had died along with her unborn baby.


The family of pregnant YouTube star Thea Nicole announced the heartbreaking news that she at 24-years-old died on Saturday morning along with her unborn son.

Thea is a British dancer and social media influencer. According to Variety, she had a following on YouTube of 76, 000 people and 123, 000 on Instagram.


Thea and her boyfriend Global Boga had planned to name their baby Reign. The statement her family asked the public for privacy as they deal with the tragic news. The announcement concluded with a special message from her mother, which said:

"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."


Thea was eight months pregnant at the time of her passing. The statement did not reveal her cause of death or provide any further details about their tragedy. "We are struggling to cope with what has happened," the family wrote

Thea and Global shared the news of their pregnancy in April during a gender reveal party.

It was also noted that Thea had pre-scheduled several videos on YouTube, which Global, had permitted them to air.


Only a day before Thea's untimely death, Global showed off the stroller the couple had purchased. "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," he wrote.

The proud dad shared his excitement and danced alongside the new stroller while a song from the late rapper, Pop Smoke played in the background.


Fans have started sending their condolences to Global in the comment section of the video of him dancing next to the stroller. "God is with you brother. Prayers up for you," commented one person.

One person wrote, "stay strong my brother, you got this. Rrrrrr." Another person added, "take heart bro." Fellow entertainer DJ Flex also expressed his condolences.

DJ Flex commented on a video of Global Boga dancing next to a black stroller | Source:

Thea and Global shared the news of their pregnancy in April during a gender reveal party, which they held in their backyard. The couple popped black balloons that revealed blue confetti.

In her caption for the clip from her gender reveal, Thea admitted that she had received her wish. She had been hoping for a boy, while Global had his eyes set on a girl.