Tanzania + 2 more

Tanzania: Weekly Transportation and Relocation Report from June 12 to 18, 2017

Situation Report
Originally published


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 June 12 to June 18, 2017. The next report will be issued on June 26, 2017.


• 154 new arrivals (87 males and 67 females) composed of 93 Burundian and 61 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (65 persons), Bukiriro (34 persons), and Bugarama (24 persons).

• 90 Congolese Asylum Seekers (47 males, 43 females) were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nyarugusu camp. 3 Burundian Asylum Seekers were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nduta camp. 20 Asylum Seekers were transported from Mtukula entry point back 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 epilepsy.