Nigel Chiwaya

Reporter/Producer @seenigel nchiwaya@dnainfo.com

Nigel Chiwaya is DNAinfo New York's data and visualizations reporter.

A native of Springfield Gardens, Nigel previously worked at the Queens Ledger/Brooklyn Star newspaper group. While there he reported on sports; from little league baseball to the first Mets game at Citi Field. Nigel also covered the smartphone industry at HTCPedia.com.

Nigel earned his master’s degree from the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, studied Communication Arts at New York Institute of Technology, and survived the New York Times Student Journalism Institute.

Nigel and his wife live in Inwood.

Fun Fact: Nigel once played guitar for the German Chancellor in Berlin.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

July 25, 2016

There isn't enough room on the Williamsburg bridge to fit the buses needed to replace the L train.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

July 19, 2016

Inwoodites have long complained of two worlds east and west of Broadway. Data backs that up.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

July 18, 2016

The Canadian pop star hit up Dyckman Street Sunday in search of Pokémon.

Downtown »

July 12, 2016

The FBI has questioned and investigated more than two dozen people with connections to City Hall.

Midtown & Theater District »

July 11, 2016

Help your fellow trainers out and map out the spots you've visited while playing Pokémon GO.

Great Kills & Tottenville »

July 7, 2016

Introduce your kids to the local library this summer by bringing them to a story time reading session.

Harlem »

July 7, 2016

Introduce your kids to the local library this summer by bringing them to a story-time reading session.

Crown Heights, Prospect Heights & Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

July 7, 2016

Introduce your kids to the local library this summer by bringing them to a story-time reading session.