Oromin Explorations Ltd.

Oromin Explorations Ltd.

March 24, 2005 13:55 ET

Oromin Explorations Ltd.: Investor Relations Consulant Appointed


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FOR: OROMIN EXPLORATIONS LTD.

TSX VENTURE SYMBOL: OLE

MARCH 24, 2005 - 13:55 ET

Oromin Explorations Ltd.: Investor Relations Consulant
Appointed

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 24, 2005) - Oromin
Explorations Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:OLE) is pleased to report that it has
agreed, subject to regulatory approval, to appoint Freeform
Communications Inc. ("Freeform") as an investor relations representative
for an initial period of four months beginning April 1, 2005. Its
primary responsibilities will be to answer investor inquiries and to
liaise with brokers. Freeform is based in Vancouver and will be
providing their services on a consulting basis. It will receive
consulting fees of $5,000 per month and, subject to regulatory approval,
has been granted an incentive stock option to purchase 100,000 shares of
Oromin at a price of $0.50 per share until March 24, 2006. Freeform does
not presently own any shares of Oromin but may in the future acquire
shares of Oromin for investment purposes. For the past ten years,
Freeform has provided investor relations, corporate communications and
corporate finance consulting services to numerous Canadian exploration,
development and gold producing companies. Freeform also has extensive
experience with companies operating in West Africa.

To find out more about Oromin Explorations Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:OLE), visit
our website at www.oromin.com.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of

OROMIN EXPLORATIONS LTD.

Chet Idziszek, President


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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Oromin Explorations Ltd.
    Chet Idziszek
    President
    (604) 331-8772
    (604) 331-8773 (FAX)
    www.oromin.com
    No stock exchange has approved or disapproved the information contained
    herein.