Slaves must be honoured – Steve Harvey after Cape Coast Castle visit

American comedian and presenter, Steve Harvey, after shedding tears during his visit to the Cape Coast Castle in the Central region through the ‘Year of Return’ initiative, said there was the need to honour slaves who passed through the ‘Door of No Return’ 400 years ago during the slave epoch.

He expressed the real pain he felt during the visit to the castle on his Instagram page.

READ MORE  #Coronavirus: Ghana's confirmed cases hit 68, more to come.

Talking more about the pain, Mr Harvey described it as something “powerful beyond words that I cannot explain.”

He urged his fellow Hollywood players, who haven’t marked it on their calendars, to visit the Castle for first-hand experience.

He captioned the post:

“Visit to the Ghana Slave Castles. 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’t explain. I encourage as many of you as possible to go HOME for your ancestors. Their strength is in each of us and we must honor their ultimate sacrifice in all that we do. #TheYearofTheReturn.”

READ MORE  Former UN Secretary-General, Kofi Annan dies at age 80.


Subscribe to TheBIGTRENDIN Latest News in your inbox each morning.

Thank you for subscribing.

Something went wrong.

Like it? Share with your friends!

Choose A Format
Personality quiz
Series of questions that intends to reveal something about the personality
Trivia quiz
Series of questions with right and wrong answers that intends to check knowledge
Voting to make decisions or determine opinions
Formatted Text with Embeds and Visuals
The Classic Internet Listicles
The Classic Internet Countdowns
Open List
Submit your own item and vote up for the best submission
Ranked List
Upvote or downvote to decide the best list item
Upload your own images to make custom memes
Youtube, Vimeo or Vine Embeds
Soundcloud or Mixcloud Embeds
Photo or GIF
GIF format