Orientation & Geography

Africa, South Africa, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality

Fordsburg is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is located in Region 8. Today, Fordsburg is a major centre of Indian and Pakistani South African culture, with large number of halal restaurants. The Oriental Plaza, located in Fordsburg, was created by the Apartheid government as a large shopping centre for Indian-owned shops, and is a major attraction in Fordsburg.