Is Hombile our oldest living resident?

THE SIMPLE LIFE: Crafter Hombile Ntshakaza makes a living by selling baskets, mats and other woven items. He still rides his bicycle everywhere and is 108-years-old

HOMBILE Ntshakaza, a skilled crafter, makes a living from weaving baskets hats, mats and coasters on a very simple loom he uses. But the really amazing thing is that he is 108-year-old,

“I have never smoked or drank alcohol,” said Ntshakaza, who says, “It’s only Rooibos tea for me.” To get around, Ntshakaza can still be seen on his old bicycle, which takes him wherever he wants to go.

Do you know of anyone older than Hombile Ntshakaza?

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