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IOM Tanzania: Weekly transportation and relocation report - From February 13 to February 19, 2017

  • 3,742 new arrivals (1,962 males and 1,780 females). This were composed of 3,614 Burundians and 128 Congolese. Busiest entry points for the week are Mabamba (700 pax), Kabanga (400 pax) and Kitanga (382 pax).
  • 1,597 people (779 males, 818 females) at transit centers were relocated to Nyarugusu and Nduta camps. 24 pax were also transported from Mtendeli to Nyarugusu camp to reunite with their families.
  • IOM’s fit-to-travel medical screening revealed that the top five medical conditions among the transported persons for this week were: malaria, conjunctivitis, upper respiratory tract infections, skin infections, and moderate acute malnutrition.
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Organization(s): 
International Organization for Migration
Original Publication Date: 
19 Feb 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Location(s): 
Tanzania, United Republic of
Theme(s): 
Refugees and Returnees