African swimmer, 18, claims asylum after fleeing Olympic village to escape arranged marriage with a 60-year-old man

Daily Mail 16 January 2013
By Chris Greenwood

An Olympian fears she will be killed if deported from Britain after living on the streets to escape an arranged marriage. Swimmer Ayouba-Ali Sihame, 18, represented the tiny African island nation of Comoros during the London Games.

But she ended up in a prison cell after fleeing the athlete’s village in a desperate bid to avoid being wed to a twice-married 60-year-old man (continue reading...)