The Dirección General de Migración y Extranjeria may have a new director in the early part of next year, according to Mario Zamora Cordero, the minister who oversees the agency.
Currently Freddy Montero is leading the immigration agency. According to Zamora, Montero may take the position permanently next year.
Montero is filling the place of Kathya Rodríguez Araic. Ms. Rodríguez was placed on vacation last week. Zamora did not specify the reason Rodríguez was removed from office.
Montero was the subdirector for immigration.
Zamora is minister of Gobernación, Policía y Seguridad Pública. He had been immigration director.