After uproar from the opposition and gender activists, ANC MP John Jeffery says the comment made to the DA's Lindiwe Mazibuko was misunderstood.
In an attempt to refute cries of sexism in the wake of a heated Parliamentary debate, the ANC has dug itself into a deeper hole.
The African National Congress says it is not purging members who did not support President Jacob Zuma for re-election at Mangaung last year.
The presidency has confirmed that former president Nelson Mandela is breathing on his own after being admitted to hospital due to a lung infection.
President Jacob Zuma's supporters are conducting a "quiet purge" in the provinces ahead of the 2014 national elections.
The ANC almost lost control of Oudtshoorn municipality to the Democratic Alliance while its provincial leaders were bickering over positions.
David Hlabane from the communications unit at the department of basic education responds to Marlene van Niekerk's poem about the education minister.
But African National Congress chairperson in KwaZulu-Natal says the party is just trying to win hearts and minds.
The ruling party wants reliable cadres to take South Africa into the future, says ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe.
The "moral decay" President Jacob Zuma complains about is plainly visible in the ANC's echelons of power.
President Jacob Zuma, political parties and the broadcasting community has expressed shock and sadness at the death of SABC presenter Vuyo Mbuli.
Ace Magashule has nimbly dodged political and financial controversy to hold on to his position. Charles Molele reports.
So the Gupta family say they organised their landing at a military air base "by the book". Which book? The cheque book?
Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu says he would not vote for the ANC as it is today because it needs a change in leadership.
The ANC's volunteers are an important structure within the party, President Jacob Zuma has said.
Readers react to ANC parliamentary speaker Moloto Mothapo's article about Helen Suzman.
Party members call for Gupta deals to be reviewed and South Africans to stay away from the wedding
A volunteer initiative meant to beef up the Western Cape ANC's election machinery could have the opposite effect
The ANC's implementation of its report on irregularities following the 2011 local government election has cost it control of four municipalities.
The ruling party has set a dress code for members of Parliament and it is censuring those who go absent without leave.