Update re Suspension

White Nile Limited 04 April 2005 4 April 2005 White Nile Limited ('White Nile' or 'the Company') Acquisition of Major Oil Concession and request for suspension - Further update On 4 March 2005, the Company announced that its shares would remain suspended pending the publication of the Circular in respect of the above, which was expected to be posted to shareholders by the end of March 2005. The Directors would like to confirm that they are continuing to work on the Circular and will post it to shareholders as soon as possible. Accordingly the shares will remain suspended until the Circular is published. This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange