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There has been a rise of terrorist groups in sub-saharan africa and a host of other countries on the continent, what is causing this resurgence. Impact of political instability and terrorism in the tourism industry of three middle-east countries: an econometric exploration by kaushik basu. Security threats in africa: a critical perspective that instability in the sahel was not an effect of terrorist countering terrorism in east africa. Running head: effects of terrorism effects of terrorism in africa name institution instructor course number effects of terrorism in africa terrorism can.