Nigeria acknowledges slow response in Ebola case; 8 health workers show symptoms of the virus

  • by: MARAM MAZEN , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 5, 2014 - 5:30 PM

LAGOS, Nigeria — Nigerian health authorities acknowledged Tuesday that they did not immediately quarantine a sick airline passenger who later died of Ebola, announcing that eight health workers who had direct contact with him were now in isolation with symptoms of the disease.

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