President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga. PHOTOS | NATIONPresident Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga. PHOTOS | NATION
By EVELYNE MUSAMBI

As Kenyans anxiously await the repeat presidential election scheduled for Thursday October 26, they have been having some fun online, just to defuse the tension.

Messages and memes around the election have been widely circulated via WhatsApp and other social media platforms.

Some of the messages capture the happenings in the run up to the election including the withdrawal of Raila Odinga’s candidature as well as call to opposition supporters to boycott the vote.

Other jokes revolve around the resignation of IEBC commissioner Roselyn Akombe. Here are some of the hilarious messages: