Saray Khumalo a South African mountaineer arrived back home this morning, after she made headlines last week for being the first black African female to summit Mount Everest.

Khumalo received a hero’s welcome at the OR Tambo International airport, by her family, friends and followers.

One social media post read ‘The face you make when you’re safe home, see your family for the first time in weeks & of course are the first black African woman to summit Mount Everest!’