VIDEO/PICTURES: How late Karabo Mokoena, 22, was violently beaten for 7 months - family & friends speak out

In this video by eNCA's CheckPoint, Karabo Mokoena’s mother, brother, and friend speak out on the abuses that marked Karabo's seven-month relationship with her killer boyfriend, Sandile Matsoe.

Watching this was very difficult for me personally. If you know anyone in an abusive relationship, please do something, you may save a life!
Lastly, can anyone explain why the Pastor keeps defending the boyfriend?

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