The following report highlights major news developments in politics, economy, and security in Mali on 24 March. Junta leader Assimi Goita is expected in Ghana on 25 March as a guest to an extraordinary summit of the ECOWAS. A commentary said that death of ex-prime minister in detention would be a burden for the authorities. Prime Minister Choguel Kokalla Maiga went to Qatar for Doha Summit. On the military front, the toll of the twin attacks on 21 March was unfortunately revised while a commentary urged the authorities to purchase Turkish drones.