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IOM Tanzania: Weekly transportation and relocation report - From January 30 to February 5, 2017

  • 5,162 new arrivals (2,771 males and 2,391 females). This were composed of 4,994 Burundians and 168 Congolese. Busiest receiving points for the week were Mabamba (1,140 pax), Kabanga (846 pax) and Kasange (681 pax).
  • 2,051 people (1,023 males, 1,028 females) at Lumasi transit center were relocated to Nyarugusu and Nduta camps. 42 individuals at Manyovu transit center were also relocated to Nduta camp in the same period.
  • 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: 
05 Feb 2017
Document type: 
Situation Report
Location(s): 
Tanzania, United Republic of
Theme(s): 
Refugees and Returnees