Born in Senegal in 1971. Lives and works in Lisbon, Portugal
She was ellected to the Portuguese Parlement in 2019. She is a founding member of Djass - Association of African-Descendants, which mission is to defend the rights of the black population in Portugal, and to fight racism. I was through the action of Djass under the Lisbon Participative Budget that the city decided to build a memorial to the victims of slavery and slave-trade perpetrated by the Portuguese Empire. The winning projrct designed by the Angolan artist Kiluanji Kia Henda is now under construction.