Here are three people who became famous in the strangest ways in 2018.
He is the first school dropout to bag a political adviser job in the State House. The Jimara-born is right now the most controversial and reviled presidential aide. Many believed Dou is behind the establishment of Barrow Youth Movement.
Sheikh Ahmad Ceesay
He became the talk of the town after his now ex-wife, Fatou Jawo filed for divorce from him. The Cadi Court in Kanifing ordered the young woman to return the dowry and all the gifts Sheikh Ahmad gave her during their marriage - including a tea mug.
The convict-turned-rapper was virtually unknown until recently when he dropped the single, Pum Pum. One Pac is famous for spitting some of the most inappropriate, pornographic and dirty lyrics.