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Q&A: How will the decrease in Block Producer rewards from the proposed 5% to currently 1% affect the workings of EOS Nairobi?

Despite the decrease in revenue, we believe that this will not significantly affect the value of our Block Producer candidature and what we want to achieve as a community. We are confident that the value of EOS will increase considerably in the coming months and years so we believe that we will be able to…
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Q&A: Eos Nairobi are currently building 4 EOS DApps, can you provide more details about them?

Health-Wealth Coin – Kunga Kihohia founded the Back to Nature movement, whose main aim is to incentivize healthy and holistic living through the Health Wealth Coin in its community, as people share their stories and achievements or milestones in pursuing a holistic lifestyle. It specifically addresses the crisis of non-communicable diseases, creating awareness,providing solutions and…
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Q&A: Now many EOS BP candidates have started to form a coalition and run for the super nodes as groups. What do you think about that? Does this mean that EOS is going to be centralized?

We believe that although this might be the trend at the beginning, it will smooth out in due time. Because EOS has a continuous voting process, the nodes that are most effective will become more and more popular while those that are inefficient will be voted out. This is part of the design of the…
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Q&A: What changes do you think EOS Nairobi can bring to Kenya and the African continent?

On the African continent, there have been numerous initiatives in financial technology as the primary use case of blockchain technology in Africa. Many have profited from the usage of cryptocurrencies; others have created payment gateways, such as Pesa Base to ease financial remittances. EOS Nairobi will spark the quality conversations and education greatly needed to…
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Q&A: How can decentralised applications create social wealth?

One of the vital pillars of the EOS ecosystem is community. Integral to its design is the requirement to have applications that can be used for free by millions of people, and we believe that the creation of such applications will create social wealth through creating mechanisms of accounting for and leveraging identity, access, and…
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Q&A: Why did EOS Nairobi members chose EOS? What are the features of EOS that they prefer the most?

EOS, as a blockchain protocol has four vital advantages (among others) over other blockchain protocols: scalability, support for a large number of transactions per second (10,000 – 100,000), user experience and cost effectiveness. Scalability allows for both vertical and horizontal capacity of nodes to be expanded on the network supporting decentralized applications. Number of transactions:…
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What can EOS Nairobi bring to Kenya and the African continent?

We are privileged to be making history with regard to the blockchain space, through its far-reaching social and economic implications.  On the African continent, there have been numerous initiatives in financial technology as the primary use case of blockchain technology in Africa. Many have profited from the usage of cryptocurrencies; others have created payment gateways,…
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