Another Explosion Rocks Chevron Facility in Warri

Ruptued pipeline
Ruptued pipeline


ANOTHER explosion rocked Chevron Nigeria Limited’s facility in the oil rich Niger Delta on Friday, May 13. The company had in the last few weeks recorded several attacks on its facilities.

Friday’s attack occurred in the Marakaba line operated by the oil firm in Warri, Delta State. The Nation gathered that unknown person’s detonated explosive on oil well head 10 on the Makaraba line.

Sources said Chevron had declared force majeure on the facility since last Wednesday’s attack on the offshore Okan manifold. Friday’s attack, our correspondents gathered, was carried out by persons specifically engaged by contractors to work on damaged oil pipelines in the area. – The Nation

—  May 23, 2016 @ 01:00 GMT


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