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.

Midtown & Theater District »

October 6, 2016

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

Downtown »

October 3, 2016

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

Downtown »

September 28, 2016

DNAinfo New York looked at scores for the ever-important fourth grade English tests.

East Village & Lower East Side »

September 23, 2016

We made this. You've been warned.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

September 19, 2016

The alleged Chelsea bomber Ahmad Khan Rahami was found in two days. Here's how authorities tracked him.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 7, 2016

Here's a chance to see how you'd do on state tests given to New York's third graders.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 6, 2016

Local schools continued their upward trajectory on the 2016 state English and math exams, data shows.

Borough Park & Midwood »

September 2, 2016

More than 100 post offices were submitted as the most hate-worthy by DNAinfo readers.