a comprehensive Guide on how to Draft Cross Appeal in Tanzania.

What is Cross Appeal?

Cross-appeal refers to a legal action taken by a party who was not successful in a trial or lower court case but is appealing the decision of that court. In a cross-appeal, this party becomes the appellant and seeks to challenge certain aspects of the original decision, while the opposing party, who was successful in the lower court, becomes the appellee and responds to the cross-appeal arguments.

here is template on how to draft cross appeal in Tanzania.

IN THE LAND AND HOUSING TRIBUNAL OF TANZANIA

AT ………………..

APPEAL NO. …. OF 2023.

XXX————– APPELLANT VERSUS

YYYY————RESPONDENT CROSS-APPEAL

(Original from the Ward Tribunal No. ……….. and further to the Appeal No. ….. of ………..).

The respondent above named being aggrieved by the Judgment and decree of the ward tribunal ………….. in Application No. ………. (………….) delivered on ………….., ……….. and further to the Appeal No. …….of ……… lodged by the above named Appellant do hereby Cross-Appeal against the said judgment and decree on the following grounds:- 1…………………………………………………………………………2…………………………………………………………………………3………………………………………………………………………… WHEREFORE the Respondent prays for the judgment and decree as prayed for in an Application filed on …………………

Dated at ……………. this …………… day of ………………..,2023.

……………….

APPELLANT

Presented for filing this …………….day of ……………………..,2023.

………………………

COURT CLERK.

Copy to be served.

Respondent.

Drawn and Filed by.

sheria zetu adv and co.

Box 25

Dar es salaam.