Other climbers are South African rock band the Parlotones, South African actress Rosie Motene, human rights lawyer, Ann Njogu, Congolese singer Barbara Kanam and many African women and men who play an active role in their countries.
Funmi Iyanda took to her twitter account to share her experience at Mount Kilimanjaro:
She added "Thks all. tell u d blow by blow but pls lemme get home, get d blood back in my fingers/toes n walk upright again:). Info'll b static 4 now."