Former One Direction, Zayn Malik welcomes baby with Gigi Hadid

Former One Direction bandmate, Zayn Malik, and US model Gigi Hadid have welcomed a baby girl.

Announcing the birth on Twitter and Instagram, Malik, 27, shared a black-and-white picture of the baby girl’s tiny hand clutching his finger, much to the fans’ surprise.

He wrote alongside the image: “The love I feel for this tiny human is beyond my understanding.”

The couple have been dating on and off since late 2015.