Burundian refugees gather at the shores of Lake Tanganyika

Burundian refugees gather at the shores of Lake Tanganyika in Kagunga village in Kigoma region in western Tanzania, as they wait for MV Liemba to transport them to Kigoma township. Government officials in Tanzania have told local media that at least 80,000 refugees have arrived in Kigoma since Burundi’s pre-election skirmishes begun. East Africa’s heads of state are due to meet in Dar es Salaam to discuss Burundi’s crisis.
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