Everything we know about Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's fourth child

Cape Town - Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have dominated headlines with reports that they are expecting their fourth child via a surrogate.

While the couple have not yet confirmed the news themselves, sources close to them have shared multiple details about the unborn child who will be joining three siblings - North, 5, Saint, 3 and 11-month-old Chicago.

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1. Kim and Kanye are using a different surrogate

According to People magazine, Kim and Kanye are using a different gestational carrier to the one they used to carry their 11-month-old daughter, Chicago.

This was due to the fact that the woman they used for Chicago, recently gave birth to her own child.

2. The baby is due in May

The surrogate is reportedly well into her pregnancy and is due in May, E! News reports.

A source told the publication: "She is due in May and everything looks good. Kim and Kanye have known for awhile and are very excited."

3. It's a boy

While the sex of the baby has not yet been confirmed, Us Weekly reports that they couple are expecting a second son.

Us Weekly reported in August that the couple had one viable embryo left and that it was male. 

4. Khloé and Kylie want more kids now too

Now that Kim and Kanye are expecting another child, sisters Khloé and Kylie - who also welcomed daughters in 2018 - want to have kids so that they will be around the same age.

Kim's youngest was born in January while Kylie's daughter, Stormi was born in February and Koko's first child, True was born in April.

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