Fire broke out on onshore oil rig operated by Depthwize in Bayelsa State.
Stephen U.C, Petroleum news, Yenagoa, Nigeria, – A fire broke out on an onshore oil rig in Bayelsa, Niger Delta on Saturday, three witnesses told Petroleum news, adding that the fire was still burning as of noon.
The barge rig, the Majestic, is operated by Nigerian oil firm Depthwize, according to the company’s website.
Depthwize did not immediately respond to a call and email seeking comment. More details will emerge later.