Briefly.co.za reported earlier today that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, welcomed their firstborn into the world during the early hours of this morning. Here are some of the social media reactions to their big annoncement.
News of Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, going into labour spread like wild fire earlier today, as billions of people across the world awaited the arrival of the Royal baby.
The Sussex Royal Family took to Instagram to announce the arrival of the baby with a blue background with the words: "It's a boy! Their Royal Highness, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are overjoyed to announce the birth of their child."
The post went on to say the firstborn child was welcomed in the early hours of this morning and the Royal Highnesses' son weighed 7lbs. 3oz.
"We are pleased to announce that Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed their firstborn child in the early morning on May 6th, 2019. Their Royal Highnesses’ son weighs 7lbs. 3oz. The Duchess and baby are both healthy and well, and the couple thank members of the public for their shared excitement and support during this very special time in their lives. More details will be shared in the forthcoming days."
The Sussex Royal family also shared the message on Twitter:
Meanwhile, social media followers didn't waste time in sending their congratulatory messages. See below a few of the messages trending on Twitter.
Congratulations to the Sussex Royal family from all at Briefly.co.za. Now we wait patiently to see the first photos of the baby and to learn his name.
Two weeks ago, Briefly.co.za reported that The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, are reportedly considering moving to Africa.
But Palace sources said the prince and his wife were focusing on the birth of their baby at the time. After only just settling into their new home, a cottage near Windsor Castle, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, may be packing their bags again soon.
According to the Sunday Times of London, the royal couple may move to Africa to focus on charity work and promoting Britain.
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