SOURCE: Canadian Overseas Petroleum Ltd

May 08, 2017 02:00 ET

Canadian Overseas Petroleum Reports Q1 2017 Results

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - May 8, 2017) - Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited (TSX VENTURE: XOP) (LSE: COPL)

(TSX-V: XOP)

Canadian Overseas Petroleum
Reports Q1 2017 Results

Calgary, Canada, May 5, 2017 - Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited ("COPL" or the "Company") (TSX-V: XOP; LSE: COPL), an international oil and gas exploration and development company focused on offshore West Africa, announces its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017.

The Company continues to interpret the data collected from the Mesurado-1 well drilled at LB-13, in December 2016. Meanwhile, through COPL's partnership with Shoreline Energy, the Company continues to source funds for the first drill at OPL 226, offshore Nigeria. To this end the Company has engaged COFARCO SAS of Paris France and Zeus Capital of London United Kingdom to source the required funds. COPL remains confident that it will meet the target drilling of an appraisal well in late 2017.

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For further information, please contact:

Mr. Arthur Millholland, President & CEO
Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited  
Tel: + 1 (403) 262 5441
 
Cathy Hume
CHF Investor Relations
Tel: +1 (416) 868 1079 ext. 231
Email: cathy@chfir.com
 
Harriet Jackson/Charles Goodwin
Yellow Jersey PR Limited
Tel: +44 (0) 75 4427 5882
Email: copl@yellowjerseypr.com
 
Broker: London Stock Exchange
Shore Capital Stockbrokers Limited
Edward Mansfield
Phone: T: +44 20 7468 7906

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