Nordic Licenses New Well in Joffre; Plans to Complete Workover on Another Well and Re-test Two Others

WINNIPEG, May 25, 2011 /CNW/ - Donald Benson, Chairman and CEO of Nordic Oil and Gas Ltd. (the "Company" or "Nordic"), (TSXV: NOG), is pleased to announce that the Company has licensed a new natural gas well at Joffre, Alberta. The well, located at 11-18-38-24 W4 will be drilled off the 5-18-38-24 W4 well pad. Once the second well is drilled and completed, both wells will be tied in to the existing pipeline system.

In addition, the Company will also be completing a minor workover on its 16-20 well. It is anticipated that this will be completed by the end of the second quarter.

When these initiatives are completed, this will bring to 12 the number of natural gas and Coal Bed Methane wells on production at Joffre.

Furthermore, Mr. Benson also stated that two other wells in Joffre - the 6-24-38-25 W2 and the 10-12-38-24 W4 - will undergo further testing this summer.

"We are pleased to be moving forward with these initiatives in the coming weeks, and look forward to significantly increasing our production from the Joffre area by mid-year," he added.

About Nordic Oil and Gas Ltd.
Nordic Oil and Gas Ltd. is a junior oil and gas company engaged in the exploration and development of oil, natural gas and Coal Bed Methane in Alberta and Saskatchewan. The Corporation is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange and trades under the symbol NOG. Nordic was one of the "2008 TSX Venture 50" companies, a ranking of the top 10 public venture capital companies in five industry sectors listed on the TSX Venture Exchange.

Neither the 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 the contents of this News Release.

This press release contains forward-looking statements with respect to Nordic Oil and Gas Ltd. properties, and matters concerning the business, operations, strategy, and financial performance of Nordic. These statements generally can be identified by use of forward-looking words such as "may", "will", "expect", "estimate", "anticipate", "intends", "believe" or "continue" or the negative thereof or similar variations. Such forward-looking statements are qualified in their entirety by the inherent risks and uncertainties surrounding future expectations, including that the estimates and projections regarding the properties are realized. Forward-looking statements are based on a number of assumptions which may prove to be incorrect. Unless otherwise stated, all forward looking statements speak only as of the date of this press release and Nordic does not undertake any obligation to update such statements except as required by law.

SOURCE Nordic Oil

For further information:

Don Bain, Corporate Secretary.                                               
Nordic Oil and Gas Ltd.
Tel. 204-956-5042
Cell 204-229-7751                                               
Fax: 204-943-1829                       


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