Costa Rica News – During a time where Costa Rica is under a microscope in terms of the fishing industry, the last thing needed is more controversy.
Last week Costa Rica took a step back their stand on shark protection in the country, and this week an official in the same organization is under suspicion of drug trafficking.
INCOPESCA is the Costa Rican Institute of Fishing and Aquaculture. This group has fired a businessman named Gilbert Bell Fernandez, who goes by the nickname Macho Coca, from his post.
He was the advisor for the Caribbean region but he has since been arrested on the suspicion of drug trafficking. It was President Luis Guillermo Solis who publically announced the revocation of his appointment.
In fact, the process had