The third barge, surrounded by canoes carrying drums, was sited at Onne. While individuals around the barge and canoes fled when fired at, the barge and drums did not explode, indicating the possibility of being empty.
Nigerian security operatives have clamped down on some illegal oil refineries in the South-South part of Nigeria.
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has destroyed another set of illegal oil barges in Rivers States through a successful airstrike. Two of the latest barges filled with stolen oil were set ablaze by NAF helicopters on armed patrol around Okoromabie and South East of Port Harcourt refinery.
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