• Kenyans have come up with jokes to try and reason why there are different figures
• The concern has been addressed by the media council
Kenyans online are joking about which TV station they are tuning into to keep updated about the presidential results.
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has authorized media houses, politicians, members of the public and other interested parties to independently keep track of the results by sourcing data from the electoral body.
The Media Council has responded to KOT concerns.
Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has permitted media houses, politicians, members of the public and other interested parties to independently keep track of the August General Election by sourcing data from the electoral body.
Media Council CEO David Omwoyo said in a statement that
"The Council confirms that the results being projected are all from the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) though the sequencing by different media houses is from different voting areas,"
One Kenyan put it @Ktyu04317536....NTV and KTN are ahead and they are showing us what theya are receiving from the portal.Citizen Tv are trying hard not to increase Ruto's percentage coz kura zange zinaingia kuingia.
Here are some jokes about the exercise.
Raila Odinga is closing in on William Ruto pale NTV and KTN while William Ruto is closing in on Raila Odinga pale Citizen TV because WHY NOT?😂😂😂— Joseph Juma (@Josephmjuma) August 10, 2022
@Shabaya2: Huko ntv pia kumeharibika watatorokea wapi hawa watu wa yellow 😂😂
@MarcosBright1: Azimio is already leading in both citizen NTV, So all Kenya Kwisha switch to KTN to manage ur ulcers
@cyndela7: Ati ya wajakoyah Iko Nat Geo wild
@onyinge_amos: Ya wajockoyah the 5th iko Go channel tune there
@Stimulated_Tom: Mmesema nitoe Mwaure Neno TV?
@Kenny_Kyp: The Gap between NTV and KTN news is almost the same, but Citizen TV!!Naona mtakua mkifanya live coverage from Russia sio mbali sana.😂😂😂
@OngeraKE: If you want to see Ruto leading, watch NTV and KTN.
If you prefer Raila leading, switch to Citizen TV.
Later on IEBC will clean the mess for us.#KenyaElections