Open letter by Wole Soyinka (Nobel Prize for Literature in 1986) and many other writers and scholars:
The Time to Act is Now. Letter Addressed to African Leaders Concerning the COVID-19 Crisis, 13 April 2020.
The open letter calls for pan-African cooperation on an equal basis and articulates political demands. It is addressed to leaders of all walks of life, to the people of Africa and to all those that are committed to rethinking the continent.