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IOM Tanzania Burundi Influx - Weekly Report from 03 to 09 July, 2017

Highlights

  • 281 new arrivals (147 males and 134 females) composed of 159 Burundian and 122 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (88 persons), Bukiriro (76 persons), and Kasange (36 persons).
  • 76 Burundian Asylum Seekers (35 males, 41 females) were relocated from Lumasi transit center to Nduta camp. 4 Burundian Asylum Seekers were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nduta camp. 131 Congolese Asylum Seekers (73 males, 58 females) were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nyarugusu camp. 24 Asylum Seekers were relocated from Nduta camp to Mtendeli camp.
  • IOM’s fit-to-travel medical screening revealed that, the top five medical conditions among the transported persons during this week were: malaria, skin infections, upper respiratory tract infection, conjunctivitis, and moderate malnutrition.
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Organization(s): 
International Organization for Migration
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Original Publication Date: 
10 Jul 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Location(s): 
Burundi
Tanzania, United Republic of
Congo, Democratic Republic of the