Born and raised on the Sunshine Coast, Afrikah, had an outstanding junior sports career competing in state surfing competitions and representing Australia in the Young Matildas soccer team in China.

She has also been actively involved in surf lifesaving.  Afrikah is a business marketing and graphic design graduate who is frustrated with the lack of good quality jobs for young people on the Coast. If elected Afrikah will fight for more opportunities for local youth.