Lower Indian Ocean Network (LION) Cable

Details of the organization
Information and Communication Technologies Authority (ICTA)

Information about the project
Lower Indian Ocean Network (LION) Cable
A new submarine optical fibre cable network, namely the Lower Indian Ocean Network (LION) Submarine Cable, linking Mauritius to Reunion Island and Madagascar, has been set up. The cable will provide redundancy with regard to the existing SAFE optical cable.
Regional implementation
Ongoing from

WSIS information
* Information and communication infrastructure
  • Project
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? Yes