Nitro Petroleum Incorporated
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Nitro Petroleum Incorporated

August 25, 2009 16:23 ET

Nitro Petroleum Inc. Receives Encouraging Results on West Central Alberta Project

OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA--(Marketwire - Aug. 25, 2009) - Nitro Petroleum Incorporated (OTCBB:NTRO) is pleased to announce that it has received a progress report on the C well, which is the first well completed on this 2 well project.

The area this discovery well is located in has been previously known for high pressure gas but the Operator reports that this well has intersected an oil zone. This oil zone is free flowing at a rate of 40 bbl/day and 320mcf gas. The well has produced over 850 bbls of oil and over 10 million cubic feet of natural gas during the 30 day production test. The operator believes this test has been flowing at 60% capacity.

There are 10 additional targets in this area that the company can participate in. The Company has entered into this investment by way of a Limited Partnership agreement. Larry Wise, President of Nitro, commented, "This is a significant discovery well on our first project in Alberta and the company is extremely encouraged by these initial results and the prospect of further participation in additional wells."

About Nitro Petroleum: Nitro Petroleum Incorporated is an independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploitation and development of oil and natural gas properties in the United States and Canada. Nitro's objective is to seek out and develop opportunities in the oil and natural gas sectors that represent a low risk opportunity. As well, Nitro aims to define larger projects that can be developed with Joint Venture partners. More information about the company is available at www.nitropetroleuminc.com.

Certain statements in this news release may contain forward-looking information within the meaning of Rule 175 under the Securities Act of 1933 and Rule 3b-6 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and are subject to the safe harbor created by those rules. All statements, other than statements of fact, included in this release, including, without limitation, statements regarding potential future plans and objectives of the company, are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. We do not intend to, and undertake no duty to, update any such forward looking statements to reflect the impact of circumstances or events that arise after the date such forward looking statements were made.

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