Oil workers killed in Nigeria
Pirates blamed for attack.
Three oil workers killed in Nigeria
Suspected pirates have killed three men working for the Nigerian Agip Oil Company in the West African country’s restive swamplands, a security official said Friday.
The workers were ambushed on Wednesday while doing repairs on pipelines operated by Agip, a subsidiary of Italian oil company Eni, in the creeks of southern Bayelsa State.
A security source, who asked to remain anonymous, said two engineers and a driver were killed.
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