Abuja - It is alleged that three Agip pipelines staff were kidnapped by unknown gunmen while they were carrying out repair work, Sahara reported.
The workers ambushed in their boat by the sea pirates while they were operating in the area.
The area, creek of Nember is said to be notorious for gunmen roaming around freely.
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Sector Command of the Nigeria Civil Defence and Security Corp in Bayelsa State, Desmond Agwu, has confirmed the incident.
The bodies of the staff have not been found yet and officials are searching for the missing bodies.
Militants have blown up Shell and Agip pipelines before, although no one was injured.
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