(Reuters) - A Nigerian militant group claimed responsibility for an attack on a trunk line owned by Agip ENI on Friday.

The Niger Delta Avengers, on its Twitter feed, said that they had blown up the Obi Obi brass trunk line owned by Agip ENI.

It is Agip ENI's major crude oil line in Bayelsa State in Nigeria, according to the tweet.

(Reporting by Parikshit Mishra in Bengaluru; Editing by Gopakumar Warrier)