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IOM Tanzania Burundi Influx - Weekly Report from 07 to 13 August, 2017


  • 329 new arrivals (165 males and 164 females) composed of 89 Burundian and 240 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (233 persons), Kasange (45 persons), Kabanga (15 persons).
  • 319 Congolese Asylum Seekers (153 males, 166 females) were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nyarugusu camp. 2 Burundian Asylum Seekers were relocated from Mtendeli camp to Nyarugusu camp during this period.
  • 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, acute watery diarrhoea, and Tuberculosis.
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International Organization for Migration
Original Publication Date: 
14 Aug 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
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