British supermodel Naomi Campbell has become
a mother of a girl, she said Tuesday in a surprise
announcement on Instagram.
“A beautiful little blessing has chosen me to be her mother,” she wrote
alongside a photograph of her hand cradling a tiny pair of infant feet.
“So honoured to have this gentle soul in my life,” she continued, adding
that there were “no words to describe the lifelong bond that I now share
you my angel. There is no greater love.” Campbell did not give more
She had spoken previously about becoming a mother, telling the Evening
Standard magazine in 2017 that “I think about having children all the time.”
But she added that “with the way science is I think I can do it when I
Celebrities were quick to offer their congratulations.
“Oh my God!!!!! Today is the day?? How absolutely incredible. How lucky
is and how lucky you are! What a wonderful Mother you will be. Blessings all
around,” wrote designer Marc Jacobs on Instagram.
“oh my goodness congrats lady! What a blessing!!!” said actress Zoe
YouTube, where Campbell has launched her own channel, also chimed in.
“Such beautiful news, massive congratulations Naomi,” the video sharing
site’s official Instagram account posted.
The jet-setting, barrier-breaking model still poses for magazine covers,
between charity and NGO work — particularly in Africa — and reality TV
In 2019, when asked about children by WSJ magazine, she replied: “Not yet
— I’ll see what the universe brings me.”(AFP)