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Organized by the Nigerian Association of Agricultural Students (NAAS), University of Ibadan, the ceremony was marked by the presentation of Award of Excellence to Professor Tomilayo Adekanye as engraved on a special plaque with the courtesy of NASS 2013/2014 Executives, and followed by the induction of her name in the Hall of Fame specially created for that purpose in Agriculture Faculty complex. She had previously given a lecture as a Guest Speaker at the event on the subject titled “Role of Agriculture in Youth Empowerment in Economic Development”. The citation read about Professor Tomilayo Adekanye at the event identified her as “First female Professor of Agriculture in Nigeria" and "First female Professor of Agricultural Economics in Africa”.