Tanzania: Weekly Transportation and Relocation Report from July 3 to 9, 2017

Report
from International Organization for Migration
Published on 09 Jul 2017

This weekly report is produced by the United Nations (UN) Migration Agency (IOM) as part of the UN Country Management Team (UNCMT) response to the influx of Burundian and Congolese Asylum Seekers from Burundi. The report covers the period from July 03 to July 09, 2017. The next report will be issued on July 17, 2017.

Highlights

• 281 new arrivals (147 males and 134 females) composed of 159 Burundian and 122 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (88 persons), Bukiriro (76 persons), and Kasange (36 persons).

• 76 Burundian Asylum Seekers (35 males, 41 females) were relocated from Lumasi transit center to Nduta camp. 4 Burundian Asylum Seekers were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nduta camp. 131 Congolese Asylum Seekers (73 males, 58 females) were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nyarugusu camp. 24 Asylum Seekers were relocated from Nduta camp to Mtendeli camp.

• 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, conjunctivitis, and moderate malnutrition.

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