Sudan Update

White Nile Limited 14 June 2007 White Nile Ltd / Ticker: WNL / Index: AIM / Sector: Oil & Gas 14th June 2007 White Nile Ltd ('White Nile' or 'the Company') Sudan Update White Nile Ltd, the AIM listed oil and gas exploration company, would like to make the following statement in the light of continued speculation regarding the Block Ba licence area in Southern Sudan. White Nile has been assured by representatives of the Government of Southern Sudan that an agreement with the Government of Khartoum has been reached with regard to its Block Ba oil concession. In this respect White Nile has been informed that it is to be included in a consortium that will explore and develop the enlarged Block B, which will include Block Ba as well as Blocks Bb and Bc. It is understood that the divisions in the consortium will be as follows: Total 35%, White Nile 25%, the Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Co 20%, SudaPet 10% and NilePet 10%, the latter two being the national oil companies of Northern and Southern Sudan respectively. White Nile representatives are seeking further clarity on the situation and the Company will update the market once this has been provided. * * E N D S * * For further information please visit or contact: Phil Edmonds White Nile Ltd Tel: 0845 108 6060 Jonathan Wright Seymour Pierce Ltd Tel: 020 7107 8000 Hugo de Salis St Brides Media & Finance Ltd Tel: 020 7242 4477 This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange