There is serious tension in Delta State as oil
spill has ravaged Okpare-Olomu community, destroying crude pipelines, farmlands, animals and other property.
At the time of filing this report, the fire is still burning and poses serious health and
environmental challenge to the people of the community and the environment.
Indigenes and residents of the community have put the blame on soldiers who allegedly carried out destruction on an illegal refinery within the area.
The Operation Delta Safe, OPDS, and oil
companies whose pipelines falls within the area are yet to comment on the matter.