Director Shareholding

White Nile Limited 26 May 2005 WHITE NILE LIMITED ("White Nile" or "the Company") Andrew Groves, a director of White Nile, purchased 40,000 ordinary shares in the Company (0.026%) on 24 May 2005 at 120 pence each, such that he now holds an interest in 15,040,000 ordinary shares representing 9.70% of the Company's issued ordinary share capital. This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange