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.

Coney Island & Brighton Beach »

May 27, 2016

For round three of our neighborhood emoji quiz, we're headed to the beach.

Downtown »

May 23, 2016

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

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

May 11, 2016

Disparities by neighborhood were greater than disparities by race, the report found.

St. George & Port Richmond »

May 10, 2016

Can you tell the difference between Staten Island and Argentina? Because some people can't. 

Washington Heights & Inwood »

May 9, 2016

Tell us your salary and we'll tell you where to start hunting for a roommate-free apartment.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

May 2, 2016

The city doesn't allow middle-school students get free lunch if their school spans grades K-8 or 6-12.

Midtown & Theater District »

April 28, 2016

The Big Apple has seen dozens of superhero showdowns during the last 16 years.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

April 27, 2016

We asked DNAinfo readers for their favorite spots on the subway. Here's what you told us.