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IOM Tanzania Burundi Influx - Weekly Report from 12 to 18 June, 2017


  • 154 new arrivals (87 males and 67 females) composed of 93 Burundian and 61 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (65 persons), Bukiriro (34 persons), and Bugarama (24 persons).
  • 90 Congolese Asylum Seekers (47 males, 43 females) were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nyarugusu camp. 3 Burundian Asylum Seekers were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nduta camp. 20 Asylum Seekers were transported from Mtukula entry point back 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 epilepsy.
Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
International Organization for Migration
Original Publication Date: 
16 Jun 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
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