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IOM Tanzania: Weekly transportation and relocation report - From February 20 to February 26, 2017

  • 2,475 new arrivals (1,359 males and 1,116 females). This were composed of 2,341 Burundians and 134 Congolese. Busiest entry points during this week continue to be Mabamba (681 pax), Kigadye (312 pax) and Kitanga (189 pax).
  • Additionally, 1,108 people (538 males, 570 females) were relocated from Lumasi transit center to Nduta and Nyarugusu camps during the reporting period.
  • IOM’s fit-to-travel medical screening revealed that the top five medical conditions among the transported persons this week were: malaria, conjunctivitis, upper respiratory tract infections, skin infections, and HIV.
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Organization(s): 
International Organization for Migration
Original Publication Date: 
26 Feb 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Location(s): 
Tanzania, United Republic of
Theme(s): 
Refugees and Returnees
Coordination hub(s): 
Bujumbura