• Niger Delta militants blow up Trans Forcados export line in Warri

    Niger Delta militants blow up Trans Forcados export line in Warri

    Suspected militants have bombed a state-run oil pipeline near the southern Nigerian oil hub of Warri in the latest blow to the industry, a security source and community leader said Wednesday.

    The Trans Forcados export line was attacked late Tuesday, they said, just hours after President Muhammadu Buhari met with representatives of militant groups in the oil-rich Niger delta to discuss how to end the unrest plaguing the region.

    No group has yet claimed responsibility for Tuesday’s attack.

    “The attack was carried out […]