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.

St. George & Port Richmond »

February 1, 2016

We pitted the groundhogs' weather prediction records against each other, and here's what we found.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

January 27, 2016

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

Midtown & Theater District »

January 13, 2016

Here's a primer on the term commonly used in affordable housing, and how to figure out your number.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

January 12, 2016

We break down what your chances are and what lottery ticket sales mean for New York state.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

January 12, 2016

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

Bedford-Stuyvesant »

January 8, 2016

Sunset Park, Park Slope and other Brooklyn neighborhoods dominated StreetEasy's most walk-ups list.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

January 4, 2016

Test your knowledge of neighborhood developments in 2015 with this quiz. 

Downtown »

January 4, 2016

More than 200 pedestrians and bicyclists have been killed and 20,000 hurt since the law took effect.