On their arrival, Adriana Zevenbergen and her family were treated to gifts, dinner receptions with government officials and media attention. Adriana’s son Addo recalls his mother’s newly-found fame: ‘I was too young to remember our arrival but growing up I was always reminded that Mum was famous. With all that attention, she saw herself as a celebrity!’ Quote from interview with Addo Zevenbergen, January 2012.

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