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Steve Harvey shares an emotional message after his visit to Elima and Cape Coast Castles

Steve Harvey

The Elmina Castle, a place which holds great significance in the history of Ghana and Africa as a whole is one place where you can never hide your emotions.

The atmosphere alone is enough to break the taughtes person down.

American actor, comedian and TV host Steve Harvey who is currently in Ghana with his family, has shared how heartbreaking his journey to the infamous “slave castles” in Elmina and Cape Coast has been.

“This was real pain I felt going back to Ghana’s slave castles…I could feel my ancestors on me… Powerful beyond words that I can explain. I encourage as many of you as possible to go HOME for your ancestors,” Harvey said in an Instagram post.

Steve and his family were captured in emotional moments as they toured the slave castles which housed 100s of slaves in the then Gold Coast.

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