• Shell Confirms Avengers’ Attacks On Forcados Pipelines, Suspends Oil Exports Indefinitely

    Shell Confirms Avengers’ Attacks On Forcados Pipelines, Suspends Oil Exports Indefinitely

    The Shell Petroleum Development Company Limited, the Nigerian subsidiary of Dutch oil giant, Royal Dutch Shell, on Friday confirmed militants’ claims that a major damage was done to its oil installations in Delta State in the early hours of Friday, saying the attack had forced it to shut down crude exports indefinitely.

    The statement corroborates earlier statements by the Niger Delta Avengers, a new militant group that has claimed responsibility for a series of attacks on oil installations, in renewed hostilities […]