White Nile Limited 06 August 2007 White Nile Ltd / Ticker: WNL / Index: AIM / Sector: Oil & Gas 6th August 2007 White Nile Ltd ('White Nile' or 'the Company') Update on Southern Sudan Further to the announcement made on 6 July 2007, the Directors of White Nile Ltd, the AIM listed oil and gas exploration company, report that they have recently returned from Southern Sudan. Discussions are on-going regarding Block Ba and the Company will report to the market when these are concluded. * * 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