SRSP – Ororo field rig update

Sirius Petroleum (AIM: SRSP), the Nigeria focused oil and gas development and production company has been advised by Shelf Drilling that the Adriatic-1 Jack-up drilling unit which is currently stationed in the adjacent oil block to the Ororo field (OML 95), and is completing the last of pre-existing contracts with another operator prior to the Sirius work programme. Spudding of the Ororo-2 well will not now take place in Q4 2018 and the Company will provide definitive timing when Shelf Drilling notifies the Company of mobilisation to the Ororo-2 location.