WATCH | Bathabile Dlamini pleads as perjury trial starts

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The trial of former social development minister Bathabile Dlamini is set to begin in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Wednesday.

Dlamini first appeared in court in September on a charge of perjury.

The case relates to her testimony during an inquiry the Constitutional Court instituted into her role in the 2017 social grants crisis.

Dlamini pleaded not guilty to perjury.

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