The state government on Wednesday in Ibadan signed an MoU with Siemens International, MRF1 and West African Energy on  conversion of waste to energy. Gov. Abiola Ajimobi said that the project  would promote industrialisation and generate employment opportunities.

Mr Nasir Giwa, the representative of Siemens International,  said that the state on  completion of the project would be the first to sell or export power to the national grid. Also, Mrs Lolade Oresanwo, the representative of West African Energy,  said that the project would create employment opportunities in the excess of 10,000.