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.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

November 20, 2015

Seven top schools dominated in both English and math.

Crown Heights, Prospect Heights & Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

November 17, 2015

That's a 41 percent increase in the agency's delay verifications since 2013.

Fort Greene and DUMBO »

November 16, 2015

More than one in five renters are severely rent burdened.

Downtown »

November 4, 2015

We graded the mayor according to his own system from 2013 when he was public advocate.

Midtown & Theater District »

October 27, 2015

There were a record 104,000 applicants for 64 affordable units in Midtown in one building alone.

Flushing & Whitestone »

October 22, 2015

It's been 28 years since the Amazins' won their last World Series.

Flushing & Whitestone »

October 16, 2015

In a battle between the Mets and the Cubs, there's one thing they both have in common — great hair.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

October 7, 2015

More than 12,000 New Yorkers drew their neighborhood borders on DNAinfo's map.