FILE PHOTO: A pipeline destroyed by Niger Delta militants now known as ‘Avengers’
The Niger Delta Avengers has launched a fresh attack on Chevron’s oil pipeline in Warri North Local Government Area of Delta State.
The separatist which claimed responsibility for the attack said they blew up two vital Chevron oil wells in Warri North Local Government Area of Delta State in the early hours of Wednesday.
The affected pipelines were identified as Chevron Bibi Oil Well RMP 23 and RMP.
It was gathered that Chevron noticed the incident at about 4a.m following a drop in pressure during production. The wells have been shut down.
The militant group took to its twitter account @NDAvengers and confirmed the attack.
Source:: PM Newspaper