“No Attacks On Our Facilities” – Exxon Mobile Denies Niger Delta Avengers’ Claim
Oil giant, Exxon Mobil Corp has denied claims by militant group, Niger Delta Avengers of attacking their oil facilities.
The militant group had claimed that it had blown up the Qua Iboe 48? crude oil export pipeline operated by the company.
The group said attacked the pipeline at about 07:30 pm on Monday.
But Exxon Mobil spokesman, Todd Spitler said no such attack occurred.
“There were no attacks on our facilities,” he said.
The Avengers has been responsible for the destruction of several oil installation in the Niger Delta which is affecting the nation’s oil output as well as the provision of power supply.