Gavin Thomson

Gavin Thomson

Born on January 9th, 1968, and raised in Cape Town, Gavin matriculated at Rondebosch in the eighties. During the nineties he worked in London for studios such as Disney and…>

'Lotto Chance':
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© Gavin Thomson | Apr 03, 2007 | People’s Post

Lotto Chance

LOTTO CHANCE: Every week, millions of South Africans, mostly poor, indebted and unemployed, pour their money into the national lotto, in the hope that their 1 in 14 million chance of hitting the jackpot will bring change to their circumstances.

When the lotto was suspended during a dispute as to who should run it, Gavin Thomson offered an alternative suggestion to make ends meet.