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IOM Tanzania Burundi Influx - Weekly Report from 08 to 14 May, 2017


  • 162 new arrivals (87 males and 75 females) composed of 73 Burundians and 89 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (96 persons), Bukiriro (10 persons), and Kabanga (10 persons).
  • 155 Asylum Seekers (74 males and 81 females) were relocated from Lumasi and Manyovu transit centers to Nduta and Nyarugusu camps.
  • 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, moderate malnutrition, and mental disorder.
Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
International Organization for Migration
Original Publication Date: 
15 May 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Congo, Democratic Republic of the