The attack was also confirmed by security agencies in the troubled Niger Delta region.
The militants who normally post details of their attacks on Twitter, could not do this anymore as their account was suspended by the micro-blogging site.
Reports say the Niger Delta Avengers bombed a Chevron offshore facility on Wednesday, July 6, 2016.
According to a statement obtained from their website, the militants spokesman, Brig. Gen Mudoch Agbinibo, said “Between the hours of 10:50pm to 11:10pm our (Niger Delta Avengers) strike team blew up Chevron Manifolds. The manifolds are RMP 22, 23 and 24.”
Punch reports that the attack was confirmed by security agencies in the troubled Niger Delta region.
The Niger Delta Avengers recently challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to visit the region and see the damage that oil companies are causing.
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