American Comedian and TV presenter, Steve Harvey has announced that, he has officially adopted Elsa Majimbo, a young Kenyan budding talent in what he described as a move towards bridging the gap between Africa and African Americans.
“I’m going to adopt you as my niece, I will give you my phone number…I don’t care what you need, if you need anything, you need a place to go, you need some help, you need some advice, you wanna talk to somebody, you call me. I’m serious, and I don’t want to let anything happen to you,” Harvey said.
The popular comedian added that, “it’s been one of my main goals to bridge the gap between Africa and African Americans. If you’ve never been you have to go, but you know what I love about it? It’s the first time in my life that I wake up in the morning and I’m not a minority.”
He further stated that, “Elsa you got an uncle in the United States, anytime you need something, Uncle Steve got you and I’m going to give you all the advice you want.”
The 20-year-old young talent was hosted on Steve’s show called, “Steve on Watch” on Thursday. She ceased the opportunity encourage others to chase their dreams relentlessly. “I am glad I do what I do because I get to show other dark-skinned girls that you can do this and you can be successful,” she said.