Sunday, 3 July 2016

BREAKING! Niger Delta Avengers Blow Up Multiple Oil Facilities in Delta State, Nigeria

Tranquility is yet to return to the restive Niger Delta region of Nigeria as the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, has claimed responsibility for fresh attacks on major oil facilities in Delta state, south-south, Nigeria.

The Niger Delta Avegers made the claim via its Twitter handle, @NDAvengers said its members blew up two major oil wells belonging to Chevron and another two NPDC crude trunk lines all in Delta state.

This latest attacks come barely few hours after the Department of State Security, DSS, claimed to arrested some suspected Niger Delta Avengers members.

In a series of tweets on early Sunday morning said, the Avengers said; “At 9:15pm on Friday the @Niger Delta Avengers blow up Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Crude Oil Trunk Line to Warri Refinery.

“At 11:26pm on Saturday @Niger Delta Avengers blow up two NPDC major crude trunk lines close to Batan flowstation in Delta state.

“At 1:15am on Sunday @Niger Delta Avengers blow up two major Chevron Oil Wells. WELL 7 and WELL 8 close to Abiteye flow station