SOURCE: American Petro-Hunter, Inc.

American Petro-Hunter, Inc.

January 25, 2010 09:00 ET

American Petro-Hunter Obtains New Research Report and Equity Opinion on the Company

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - January 25, 2010) - American Petro-Hunter, Inc. (OTCBB: AAPH) ("American Petro-Hunter" or the "Company"), is very pleased to announce that it has received a newly updated, follow-on research report authored by Grass Roots Research and Distribution, Inc. ("Grass Roots"). Grass Roots has released the report which contains an equity opinion on the Company on its website and American Petro-Hunter has subsequently posted the report to its corporate website.

The report features an updated analysis of the Company focusing on the new oil field discovery at the Rooney Project and the potential for future opportunity as the Company looks towards developing significant production at that location. The author, Paul Cohen, is the principal of Grass Roots and is noted for his diligent efforts on behalf of many early stage companies across a diverse industrial client base. The current report is supported by his significant depth of knowledge pertaining to the analysis of the oil and gas sector. To view the entire research report, or for more information on Grass Roots Research, go to www.grassrootsrd.com or visit AAPH's website at: www.americanpetrohunterinc.com

The information, opinions, conclusions, views and statements in the report are those of Grass Roots and its authors only and the conclusions determined by Grass Roots were formed by an analysis of data provided by the Company. American Petro-Hunter commissioned and paid $7,500 for the development of the report as a follow-up to the initiation report issued in August 2009.

About American Petro-Hunter, Inc. (OTCBB: AAPH)

The Company is a goal-oriented exploration and production (E&P) Company aiming to become an intermediate level oil and gas producer within 12 months. The Company is in production at the Poston Project in Trego County and the Rooney project in Ford County Kansas. With the achievable target of becoming a 1000 BOE producer as our goal, American Petro-Hunter is actively on the "hunt" for domestic petroleum assets.

Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This news release contains or may refer to "forward-looking statements." Statements in this press release or related materials which are not purely historical are forward-looking statements and include any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future. Such forward-looking statements include, among other things, the development, costs and results of our exploration program at our properties and any anticipated future production. Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, among others, the inherent uncertainties associated with petroleum exploration and development stage exploration companies. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although we believe that the beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained or referenced in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance that such beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosure outlined in our annual report on Form 10-K for the most recent fiscal year, our quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and other periodic reports filed from time-to-time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

To find out more about American Petro-Hunter, Inc. (OTCBB: AAPH), visit our website at www.americanpetrohunter.com

Contact Information