(born 29 March 1971) is a South African television and radio journalist, and war correspondent
. She is the chief foreign affairs correspondent for CBS News
, and a correspondent for CBS's 60 Minutes
Logan was born in Durban, South Africa
. She attended high school at Durban Girls' College
, and the University of Natal
in Durban, graduating in 1992 with a degree in commerce. She went on to earn a diploma in French language, culture and history at the Universite de L'Alliance Francaise in Paris.
Logan worked as a news reporter for the Sunday Tribune
in Durban during her studies (1988–1989), then for the city's Daily News
(1990–1992). In 1992 she joined Reuters Television in Africa, primarily as a senior producer. After four years she branched out into freelance journalism, obtaining assignments as a reporter and editor/producer with ITN and Fox/SKY, CBS News, ABC News (in London), NBC, and the European Broadcast Union. She also found work with CNN, reporting on incidents such as the 1998......