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IOM Tanzania Burundi Influx - Weekly Report from 31 July to August 06, 2017

Highlights

  • 163 new arrivals (83 males and 80 females) composed of 10 Burundian and 153 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (150 persons), Murusagamba (10 persons), Herushingo (3 persons).
  • 208 Congolese Asylum Seekers (107 males, 101 females) were relocated from Manyovu and Lumasi transit centers to Nyarugusu camp. 129 Burundian Asylum Seekers were relocated from Lumasi transit center to Nduta camp during the same 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, epilepsy, and hypertension.
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Organization(s): 
International Organization for Migration
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Original Publication Date: 
06 Aug 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Location(s): 
Burundi
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Coordination hub(s): 
Bujumbura