Spedag Interfreight at the end of last year unveiled their real-time tracking solution PeriSpoor to more than 500 interested stake-holders. The innovative technology allows tracking of cargo along its journey by sea, rail and road. From or to any seaport around the world or from any location in Eastern Africa, Spedag Interfreight customers can track their goods both by mobile app and web application showing the position in real-time on google maps.
On 14 September 2017, Irene Muloni and Roger Cressey, representing the government of Uganda and Armour Energy, respectively, inked a deal under which the government handed over the Kanywatabala oil Block to the Australian oil prospector, for oil exploration.
In what can be seen as single-minded seriousness on his pet subject of infrastructure development in the country, President Yoweri Museveni summarily axed the Permanent Secretary of the Energy & Mineral Development Ministry. Dr. Stephen Isabalijja was just 10 months into his first three-year contract.