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IOM Tanzania Burundi Influx - Weekly Report from 22 to 28 May, 2017


  • 93 new arrivals (51 males and 42 females) composed of 64 Burundian and 29 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (29 persons) and Bukiriro (29 persons), Kabanga (7 persons), Murusagamba (7 persons).
  • 157 Asylum Seekers (82 males, 75 females) were relocated from transit centers to Nyarugusu and Nduta 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, fracture, and acute watery diarrhoea.
Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
International Organization for Migration
Original Publication Date: 
29 May 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Congo, Democratic Republic of the