Churchill show Comedian Daniel Ndambuki popularly known as Churchill suffered a huge loss after his Youtube Gold Plaque was stolen.
The comedian had been invited to an exclusive award ceremony where he was to receive the award but ended up being celebrated without the plaque.
Churchill became the second Youtuber in Kenya to receive the award after garnering over a million subscribers on Youtube.
The Gold Play Button was allegedly stolen en-route to Kenya.
The Comedian who was turning a year older termed the incident as a sad affair.
“Can you imagine it was stolen and today is my birthday?” he said
Google’s Head Of Communications & Public Affairs, Sub-Saharan Africa Dorothy Ooko, said they have ordered another plaque to replace the one that was stolen.
“You might wonder why we did not open the box. As we ordered the button the gold was stolen so we have ordered another button.when the new one comes, we will use it as another chance to celebrate churchill” she said
The Youtube awards are usually given to Youtube content creator’s who manage to garner huge followings and views on the music platform.
There are four levels of YouTube Play Button:
The Silver Play Button, for channels with 100,000 subscribers. The Gold Play Button, for channels with 1,000,000 subscribers.The Diamond Play Button, for channels with 10,000,000 subscribers.The Ruby Play Button, for channels with 50,000,000 subscribers.