Lembit said of the happy news: "I get emotional about it all the time. Lembit and Sabina decided to keep their pregnancy news a secret because former fiancées Sian Lloyd, a weather presenter he was with for four years, and Cheeky Girl Gabriela both miscarried while pregnant by him.
Gabriela Irimia, of pop duo The Cheeky Girls, has spoken for the first time of her relationship with MP Lembit Opik.
The 24-year-old told GMTV she had been seeing the Liberal Democrat frontbencher for two weeks and their relationship was "really genuine".
The couple had been regarded as one of the UK's most stable celebrity pairings Photo: EMPICSClick on photos to enlarge Gabriela (left) and Monica found fame with their single The Cheeky Song: Touch My Bum Photo: 18 DECEMBER 2006Liberal Democrat MP Lembit Opik has confirmed his six-year relationship with TV weather girl Sian Lloyd has come to an end and that he is now dating Cheeky Girls singer Gabriela Irimia.
The politician said it was "no secret" he was going out with the pop starlet, who first found fame with a single entitled The Cheeky Song: Touch My Bum."I can confirm I am in a relationship with Gabriela," said the 41-year-old, before adding: "I don't want to say anymore - I just want to keep it positive about Sian." News of the split sent shockwaves through political and media circles, as Lembit and his fiance were regarded as one of London society's most stable couples.
Mr Opik and Ms Lloyd announced their engagement in 2004 and had been together for four years.
The MP said in his statement at the weekend he continued to regard Sian as one of the "brightest, most out-going, hard working and generous people I've had the privilege to know"."My instinct is to keep it - after all, I wouldn't want to see it on the finger of a Cheeky Girl." Gabriela, who is 17 years younger than her new boyfriend, has meanwhile denied being the reason for the break-up. Her mother has given her blessing to the new romance, explaining the MP had visited the family home in East Sussex. The trio released a download album in November titled In My Mind (Is A Different World - A Cheeky One).According to our records, The Cheeky Girls is possibly single. Login to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions.He explained: "In 1971, I had a very serious accident when I fell 10ft out of a tree, impaled myself on a stick and damaged my personal parts. "I’ve twice been in situations where I tried to have children, which both ended in miscarriage.