DNO Sees Strong Oil Shows from Nabrajah # 9

DNO reports that the Nabrajah #9 well which was spud on November 24th reached the Basement at a depth of 2176 meters and as of this morning the well was drilling at approximately 2430 meters. Approximately 250 meters of Basement have been penetrated in the well and strong to very strong oil shows and gas readings have been observed in several intervals while drilling.

The significance of these oil shows will be evaluated with a comprehensive wireline logging program and production testing once the well has reached the total depth.

Nabrajah #9 is located 2.7 kilometers north west of the Basement oil discovery well, Nabrajah #5. The objective of Nabrajah #9 is to appraise the Basement oil accumulation and to provide oil production from the fractured Basement reservoir.

The participants in the Nabrajah #9 well are DNO as operator with 56.67%; Oil Search (Yemen) Limited with 28.33% and The Yemen Company with a carried interest of 15%.