Riverstone Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : RVS
OTCQX : RVREF
FRANKFURT : 3RV

Riverstone Resources Inc.

January 30, 2012 09:00 ET

Extension of Closing Date

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 30, 2012) - Riverstone Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:RVS)(OTCQX:RVREF)(FRANKFURT:3RV) ("Riverstone") announces that it has agreed to the request from Golden Star Resources Inc. ("Golden Star") to extend by one week the closing date of the option exercise by Riverstone to acquire an indirect 90% interest in the Goulagou, Rounga, Tougou and Youba permits located in Burkina Faso, West Africa, in order to finalize necessary paperwork.

The closing will be completed on or before February 3, 2012. Further details regarding the terms of the transaction are set out in Riverstone's news release of December 23, 2011.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Dwayne Melrose, President and COO

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Riverstone Resources Inc.
    Dwayne Melrose
    President
    604-801-5020

    Riverstone Resources Inc.
    Don Mosher
    Corporate Development
    604-685-6465

    Riverstone Resources Inc.
    Ron Cooper
    Investor Relations
    604-986-0112

    Riverstone Resources Inc.
    Raju Wani
    Investor Relations
    403-240-0555
    info@riverstoneresources.com
    www.riverstoneresources.com