Shukurani is about 6 years old. Her actual birthdate is not known. Little is known about her family until she becomes sponsored. The area she lives in is very poor with few resources. Food, clothing and medicine may all be needs.
It is not known if she has ever attended school. She cannot read or write either in Chechewa or English. She lives with both parents, but working to survive for food daily, they may not be able to pay for her to go to school.