2009 - Status of Joint Development Zone

ERHC Energy, Inc. (www.erhc.com) Chief Operating Officer Peter Ntephe discusses the status of activities in the Nigeria São Tomé & Príncipe Joint Development Zone (JDZ). ERHC has interests in six of the nine Blocks in the JDZ, a 34,548 sq km area approximately 200 km off the coastline of Nigeria and São Tomé & Principe that is adjacent to several large petroleum discovery areas. ERHC Energy (OTCBB: ERHE) is a publicly traded American company with valuable oil and gas assets in the Gulf of Guinea, off the coast of central West Africa.