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IOM Tanzania: Weekly transportation and relocation report - From January 23 to January 29, 2017

  • 5,474 new arrivals (3,026 males and 2,448 females). This were composed of 5,365 Burundians and 109 Congolese. Busiest receiving points for the week were Mabamba (1,475 pax), Kabanga (1,180 pax) and Kitanga (554 pax).
  • 1,874 people (1,008 males, 866 females) at Lumasi transit center were relocated to Nduta and Nyarugusu camps.
  • 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.
Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
International Organization for Migration
Original Publication Date: 
29 Jan 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Tanzania, United Republic of
Refugees and Returnees