Militants Bombs Conoil Facility In Bayelsa

Niger Delta militant has attacked Conoil facility in Bayelsa State.

A Niger Delta militant group called Koluama Seven Brothers, said it carried out a “warning” strike on the facility.

The attack was allegedly carried out by the group on Friday. The militants also threatened a production shut down at the facility.

The Koluama Seven Brothers said in a statement it would carry out further strikes if its demands, including job creation, were not met by the company and a traditional leader.

Conoil operates six highly prospective blocks in the Niger Delta and produces over 80,000 barrels of oil per day, according to information on its website.



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