Johannes Jacobus Smith (Kobus)

Age 40
Date of Birth 10 July 1971
Gender Male
Relationship status Single
Occupation Pensioner, sell the Big Issue for extra income
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We asked Kobus a couple of questions, to get to know him better:

Since when are you living in Robertson House?
1 December 1999, 12 years

Where did you grow up
All over South Africa, but stayed the longest in Murraysburg

What is your fondest childhood memory
I knocked out a guy in a boxing class and everyone treated me as hero – they carried me on their shoulders!

Proudest moment
Same as above

Accomplishments you achieved (Anything you are proud of achieving)
Completing my Matric the year after my accident.

How and where did your accident happen
When I was 18, I fell off the back of a bakkie on a farm in Murraysburg.

What is your favorite hobby
Socializing with friends

If you could meet any celebrity, who would it be
Angelina Jolie

Favorite movie, food, books
Movie – Natural Born Killers, Food – Pizza, Books – I don’t read

Highlight of your day
My first cigarette!

What is your typical daily routine
Getting up and going to work (selling the Big Issue at Canal Walk Shopping Centre)

Who inspire/motivate you
Me, Myself and I