Organised business has urged political leaders to accept the 2024 election results and to prioritise the crafting of stable governance arrangements underpinned by a commitment to the Constitution, as well as the economic reforms needed to support growth and job creation. For the first time since 1994, no single party emerged from the May 29 poll with an outright majority, with the African National Congress slumping to only 40% of the vote from 57.5% in 2019.