Breaking! Fire guts Conoil platform in Bayelsa

The oil facility on fire ... last Friday

Another oil industry- related inferno is happening at the moment in
Sangana community of Akassa clan in Brass Local government area of
Bayelsa state.

The Con-oil facility (Aunty Julie) on the sea was said to have gone up
in flames at about 3.00am and has continued to rage till now.

Sources said the people were still awaiting Chevron’s fire fighters
which is not far from the location.

One of the victims of the fire is being treated at the Sangana Cottage Hospital. According to sources the cause of the fire was as a result of pressure from the Koluama end that they were unable to manage.


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