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Tanzania: Weekly Transportation and Relocation Report from June 19 to 25, 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 19 to June 25, 2017. The next report will be issued on July 3, 2017.


• 162 new arrivals (89 males and 73 females) composed of 74 Burundian and 88 Congolese Asylum Seekers. Busiest entry points during this week were Kigadye (83 persons), Bukiriro (31 persons), and Mabamba (17 persons).

• 92 Congolese asylum Seekers (42 males, 50 females) were relocated from Manyovu transit center to Nyarugusu camp. 42 Congolese asylum seekers were relocated from Lumasi transit center to Nyarugusu camp. 81 Burundian asylum seekers were relocated from Lumasi transit center to Nduta 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, acute watery diarrhoea, HIV (self-declared).