His father died in 2009 due to a car accident. His mother cuts and sells grass for house roofs. There are eight children in the family, he is the third born. He wants to be a pilot.
In his final primary school examinations he gained 151 marks out of a possible 250.
Lowasa started Moita Boys Secondary Boarding School in January 2013. He is being sponsored by Laliesha Ali, a former Head Girl at Acklam Grange School.