John Robbie show caller R10 000 happier!

Juliet Coetzee's roof blew off in the massive storm that hit Joburg and called John Robbie the next morning to share her upsetting experience.

As it happened to be John's birthday, Malcolm Mycroft from Pick n' Pay also called the show to wish John Happy Birthday and to offer him R10 000 to a cause of his choice as a gift.

John immediately asked if the money could go towards fixing Juliet’s roof and Malcolm agreed. (Read more about this here)

Here's Juliet receiving the "gift" on John's behalf so the roof repairs can begin:


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