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:


Read More
Major medical breakthrough: New gene pegged as cause of heart attacks in youth

Major medical breakthrough: New gene pegged as cause of heart attacks in youth

This is being called the biggest medical advancement in South African cardiology since Dr Chris Barnard's first heart transplant.

Parents urged to check tertiary institutions are legit before registering kids

Parents urged to check tertiary institutions are legit before registering kids

The Council on Higher Education says parents need to be wary of the increasing number of fly-by-night tertiary institutions.

New app to detect hearing loss

New app to detect hearing loss

University of Pretoria has developed a new app which uses a smartphone to detect hearing loss.

Walk for charity with Sir Ian Beefy Botham

Walk for charity with Sir Ian Beefy Botham

Sir Ian Beefy Botham will walk across South Africa, to mark the celebration of his 60th Birthday and the 30th anniversary of his first ever walk from John O’Groats to Lands End in Great Britain in 1985.

What day is it today? Oh yes, it's John Robbie's birthday!

What day is it today? Oh yes, it's John Robbie's birthday!

It's 702's John Robbie 60th birthday today and Pick n Pay surprised him with R10 000 for a charitable deed of his choice. Here's who he decided to give the money to...

What to buy that busy executive who has it all: Holiday Books

What to buy that busy executive who has it all: Holiday Books

MD of Gateways Business Consultants, Ian Mann shares his golden nuggets for those of us who are still gift conflicted.

Popular articles
Investing in increasingly wealthy Mauritius (Africa’s most functional democracy)

Investing in increasingly wealthy Mauritius (Africa’s most functional democracy)

Bruce Whitfield interviews Nikiwe Bikitsha, who is on a fact-finding mission in Mauritius courtesy of Standard Bank.

 Law Society concerned with announcement on LLB accreditation

Law Society concerned with announcement on LLB accreditation

The Council on Higher Education announced that four universities are at risk of losing their accreditation for LLB.

SAB urges public to stop abusing free water at Newlands Spring

SAB urges public to stop abusing free water at Newlands Spring

There have been several reports of abuse of the facility, with a number of people tapping far more water than is allowed.

6 ways the new UIF bill benefits workers

6 ways the new UIF bill benefits workers

The broadened bill will see those who lose their jobs receive money for a longer period when they apply for unemployment benefits.

It's not the end of the road... Top tips to improve your matric

It's not the end of the road... Top tips to improve your matric

"Recognise that it’s not the end, it’s the beginning." Expert advise for school-leavers who want to improve their results.

Who is Advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi?

Who is Advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi?

The EFF lawyer stole the show during the state capture report court battle.

3 easy questions could bag you R2000!

3 easy questions could bag you R2000!

WIN R2000! But only if you can prove you're a whiz of the MTN Biz Quiz by answering the following three questions...

Blesserfinder: Matching you with a sugar daddy near you

Blesserfinder: Matching you with a sugar daddy near you

Is social trend Blesserfinder, where girls are allegedly matching up with rich 'benefactors' in exchange for sex, a real thing?